Food Grocery

1954 – Coffee and Saccharin

She might regret that drop of sweetener.

I do love this ad for Sweeta artificial sweetener from Squibb. It didn’t come from the grocery story, but the pharmacy. Of course it hasn’t existed anywhere for decades thanks to its unfortunate tie to cancer.

Sweeta sweetner by Squibb – Coronet June 1954

Makes you wonder how many things we consume today will suffer the same fate.

Sweeta at your drugstore – By Squibb – Coronet June 1954

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