Circa 1920's rare, vintage piece of American advertising memorabilia - Tasty Food Products advertising coffee tin train made by Tasty Food Products Company of Brownwood, Texas. Reportedly suffered a devastating fire in the 1930s and closed forever. Product that is still recognized today as an investment collectible is the colorful Coffee Tin Tank Car Train set. The locomotive is missing the little smoke stack and one right front tire.
Each tank car, measuring 11" long X 5" diameter, contained 3 lb. The facing of each 3-lb tank car canister stated LIMITED BRAND 100% PURE HIGH GRADE COFFEE, Roasted and Packed by Tasty Food Products Co. Also printed on each canister - FREE FREE TOY TRAIN. This container has all parts inside, which can be easily assembled by any child, making a very attractive Toy Locomotive or Tank Car, as indicated by sticker on can. YOU WILL LIKE THE COFFEE TOO.
" And also in small letters, "Patent Pending" and "Southwestern Can Co. Houston These do not come up often complete. The item "Vtg 1920s Limited Brand Coffee Tin Tasty Food Products Advertising Toy Train Set" is in sale since Sunday, January 28, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Advertising\Food & Beverage\Coffee & Tea\Other Coffee & Tea Ads". The seller is "fitness1gym" and is located in Fountain Valley, California.This item can be shipped worldwide.