"A Century Ago in Checkers"--answer

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"A Century Ago in Checkers"--answer

Postby Mr. Checkers on Fri Sep 15, 2006 10:15 am

:lol: The Ralston-Purina Company from Checkerboard Square and Lever Bros. Ltd. put out checker sets and boards that advertised their products at that period of time--"A Century Ago"). "Checker Trivia" questions of the Day"? What well known products were advertised? :lol: (Cont.)
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Re: "A Century Ago in Checkers"--answer

Postby Mr. Checkers on Wed Oct 04, 2006 10:51 am

:lol: The Ralston-Purina Co. advertised their famous "White Flour"--a small checkerboard with wooden checkers in a small drawstring flour sack. Lever Bros. advertisted their Sunlight and Lifebuoy soaps--a small checkerboard with checkers in the shape of soap bars (Lifebuoy and Sunlight) :lol: (Cont.)
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