This tiny purple tin has white printing on it that reads "Colgan's/ Violet Chips/ The Gum That's Round" on the lid, and on the bottom "Violet Chips/ Insure / A Clean Mouth/ A Sweet Breath/ Good Digestion/ Colgan Gum Co./ Louisville, KY".
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
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