Week 5 B -Graphics, Typography & Package Design

Week Ten Graphics, Typography & Package Design

5. Labels, & Advertising Ephemera

5.3. Pork and Beans, Weston, Ontario, no date; Mackerel Herring, Chatham, New Brunswick, no date; Condensed Milk, Winnipeg, Manitoba, no date

Satisfaction Or Your Money Back

"Tinned goods topped the city housewife's shopping list, and the range of products seemed limitless. From the fertile valleys and farming regions of the country the pick of the crop made its way to processing plants and canneries whre any of a dozen different labels like these guarenteed "satisfaction or your money back." Frozen foods were unheard of, and each label bore the message "remove contents of can as soon as opened," a precaution against bolulism. "