Providence, R.I. Maine Creamery Co. Ice Cream, [circa 1915].
Booklet, stapled in wrappers (15.7 x 8 cm.),  pages, including wrappers. Illustrated throughout, in four-color spot printing on newsprint. An advertising pamphlet with popular nursery rhymes rewritten to promote ice cream. Evidently published for hire by various ice cream producers, which including this one, the Maine Creamery Co., of Providence, R.I. There are institutional holdings of this book issued by Rochester Ice Cream Co., and by the Burden Bros., Ice Cream, of Lebanon, Penn, each with their name printed (not stamped) in a framed panel on the rear wrapper. Some light soil and rubbing to edges of rear panel, otherwise very good. Scarce. [OCLC locates no copies with the Maine Creamery Co. label, but one copy (Strong) with Rochester Ice Cream Co., and two copies (Yale, SMU) labeled Burden Bros, of Lebanon, Pa.].