Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Snow White Shampoo by Rayette

An unopened 8 oz. container of Seven Dwarfs White Shampoo for children. Manufactured by Rayette, Inc. (later known as Faberge) of St. Paul, Minnesota. "© Walt Disney Productions." Glass bottle. Original retail $1.00. Possibly dates from the 1940s.


Images via l_moon_star.

Cadum Trading Cards from Belgium (1939 - series 2)

In 1939, Cadum continued their Snow White promotion in Belgium with this second series of trading cards. They were given away with packages of their baby soap. Seven cards, each with text on the back in both French and Dutch. Measure 14 x 14 cm (5.5" x 5.5"). Also part of this collection was a larger mini-poster card.














Images courtesy of Greg Philip of A Lost Film.


The larger "mini-poster" card includes the fariytale story on the back. Measures A4 size (8.3" x 11.7").

A4 card image scans courtesy of the Nunziante Valoroso Collection.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Cadum Trading Cards from Belgium (1938 - series 1)

The same 1938 Snow White collectible soap cards that were issued in France (earlier post) by Cadum, were also released in Belgium. The full-color artwork is the same. However, the text on the back of these cards is in both French and Dutch. They are not numbered. Eight cards total. Measure 14 x 14 cm (5.5" x 5.5").

Sneezy/Atchoum



Happy/Joyeux/Vroolijke



Bashful/Timide/Schuchtere



Doc/Prof  + Sleepy/Dormeur/Slaper



Grumpy/Grincheux/Knorpot + Dopey/Simplet/Onnoozele

Images courtesy of Greg Philip of A Lost Film.


Snow White/Blanche Neige/Sneeuwwitje and the Prince/Prince Charmant/Mooie Prins



See the 1939 Belgian series 2 cards in the next Archive entry.

Vintage Promotional Poster for Cadum Soap Cards

A French promotional poster for the Snow White cards issued by Cadum. One card free inside each box of three baby soaps. Poster measures 68 x 52 cm (26.75" x 20.5"). Dates from 1938.