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86/137 Advertising recipe book, booklet, "The Jellex Book", published by Clinton-Williams Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1920-1935. Click to enlarge.

The Jellex Book

Made in Australia, Oceania, 1920-1935.

An advertising book for JelleX with a lime green left column on front cover listing its content. It has a black and white picture of a woman holding a plate with orange jelly and man both looking down on the jelly. The back cover lists the different flavours JelleX comes in. On the top left, there is a hole punch that goes throughout the book and a separate hair-like string that could possibly be used to hold the book up.

Summary

Object No.

86/137

Object Statement

Advertising recipe book, booklet, "The Jellex Book", published by Clinton-Williams Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1920-1935

Physical Description

An advertising book for JelleX with a lime green left column on front cover listing its content. It has a black and white picture of a woman holding a plate with orange jelly and man both looking down on the jelly. The back cover lists the different flavours JelleX comes in. On the top left, there is a hole punch that goes throughout the book and a separate hair-like string that could possibly be used to hold the book up.

Marks

Front cover 'THE JELLEX / BOOK / CONTENT: / WHEN COMPANY COMES / APPETIZERS & RELISHES / PLANNING MEALS / ENTREES / SALADS / COOL SUMMER DRINKS / SETTING THE TABLE / PANTRY PARTIES / DINNER PARTY ETIQUETTE / ENGAGEMENTS AND WEDDINGS / DESSERTS / SCHOOL LUNCHES THAT DELIGHT / CANDIES AND CAPERS / CHILDREN'S PARTIES' Back cover 'PINEAPPLE / STRAWBERRY / BLACK CURRENT / RED CURRENT / RASPBERRY / PORT WINE / VANILLA / ORANGE / CHERRY / LEMON / WAITE & BULL, PRINTERS, SYDNEY'

Dimensions

Height

50 mm

Width

160 mm

Production

Made

Australia, Oceania 1920-1935

Source

Credit Line

Purchased 1986

Acquisition Date

31 January 1986

Cite this Object

Harvard

The Jellex Book 2019, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 8 December 2019, <https://ma.as/56114>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/56114 |title=The Jellex Book |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=8 December 2019 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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