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Advert For Brooke's Soap reverse

Advert For Brooke's Soap reverse

Printer: Unknown

Medium: Print on paper

Date: 1881

Shelfmark: Evan.7514

Item number: 7514

Genre: Leaflet

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This is the reverse of the leaflet.

Sidney and Harry Gross opened a small factory in Philadelphia in 1899, they produced ‘Monkey Brand Soap’. They moved their company to Port Sunlight and the name Benjamin Brooke was used to sell the soap. Illustration usually included a monkey, often wearing evening dress as he is in the illustration on this leaflet, and sometimes involved in household chores or everyday tasks.

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