Feeding the World

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Feeding the World

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | May 18, 2022

This trade card was created and distributed by the Pillsbury-Washburn Flour Mills Co.'s Office Bowling Team.  
Please note both the cheer and image of young girl feed bread into the world's mouth.
This was created circa 1950.