Here, you can find a selection of food and kitchen advertisements featured in local Newfoundland Newspaper, primarily in St. John's, Corner Brook, Harbor Grace, and Twillingate. The advertisements are divided based on the type of product featured.

For a closer look and more detailed information, select the image of the advertisement.

Baking Supplies

Windsor Patent Flour ad, Harbor Grace Standard, 12 September 1930. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Magic Baking Powder ad, Evening Telegram [St. John's], 25 February 1911. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Victory Flour ad, The St. John's Daily Star, 9 January, 1920. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Epp's Cocoa ad, Evening Telegram [St. John's], 25 February 1911. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Verbena Flour ad, The Harbor Grace Standard, 7 January 1910. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Purity Flour ad, The Western Star [Corner Brook], `5 September 1950. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.

Dry Goods

Ad for Quaker Oats, The Western Star [Corner Brook], 18 February 1944. Courtesy of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Ad for Purity Factories Ltd. in reference to brewis. The Western Star, 24 February 1945. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.

Condensed Milk

Carnation Milk ad, Western Star [Corner Brook], 26 July 1939 Courtesy of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Eagle Brand Sweetened Condensed Milk ad, Harbor Grace Standard, 4 April 1931. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Fussell's Condensed Milk ad, Evening Telegram [St. John's], 25 February 1911. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Ad for Carnation Milk that sells the product as milk for babies, The Western Star [Corner Brook] , 24 February 1945. Courtesy of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.

Groceries & Grocery Stores

Gooseberries for sale by T. J. Edens, The Evening Telegram [St. John's], 4 July 1894. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Oysters for sale by C. P. Eagan, Evening Telegram [St. John's], 25 February 1911. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Grocery prices from the Steer Brothers, Evening Telegram [St. John's], 16 April 1924. Courtesy of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Grocery prices at C. P. Eagan, Evening Telegram [St. John's], 16 April 1924. Courtesy of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Onions, Oranges, and Ice Cream, The Evening Telegram [St. John's], 4 July 1894. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Apples, onions, and more sold by T. J. Edens, The Evening Telegram [St. John's], 27 March 1903. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
P.E.I. Potatoes for sale by J. L. O'Dwyer, The Evening Telegram [St. John's], 4 July 1894. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Grocery prices for Corner Brook Stores, The Western Star [Corner Brook], 18 February 1944. Courtesy of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
P.E.I. chicken for sale by A. H. Martin, Evening Telegram [St. John's], 25 February 1911. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.

Beverages & Alcohol

Seagram's King's Plate Rye Whisky ad, The Western Star [Corner Brook], `5 September 1950. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Coca-Cola ad, The Western Star [Corner Brook], `5 September 1950. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Lion Tea ad, The Evening Telegram [St. John's], 27 March 1903. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Golden Pheasant Tea ad, Harbor Grace Standard, 12 September 1930. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Lord Calvert Canadian Whisky ad, The Western Star [Corner Brook], `5 September 1950. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Alan Mackenzie Scotch Wisky ad, Evening Telegram [St. John's], 25 February 1911. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Ad for America Dry Ginger Ale, The Western Star [Corner Brook], 24 February 1945. Courtesy of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Ad for Black Horse beer, The Western Star, [Corner Brook] 18 February 1944. Courtesy of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Carling's Red Cap Ale ad, The Western Star [Corner Brook], `5 September 1950. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.

Sponsored Recipes

Orange Bread Pudding recipe sponsored by Borden's St. Charles Unsweetened Evaporated Milk, The Western Star [Corner Book], 27 April 1932. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Cream of Celery Soup recipe sponsored by Borden's St. Charles Unsweetened Evaporated Milk, Harbor Grace Standard, 4 April 1931. Courtesy of the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.

Kitchenware & Appliances

Ad for Sun Flame kitchenware, The Western Star, [Corner Brooke,, The Western Star, 18 February 1944. Courtesy of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Ad for china and glassware, Evening Telegram [St. John's], 27 March 1903. Courtesy of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Ads for Sunbeam toaster and mixer, The Western Star [Corner Brook] 26 January 1951. Courtesy of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Mail-in orders for kitchenwar, The Western Star [Corner Brook], 24 February 1945. Courtesy of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.
Ad for table settings, The Western Star [Corner Brook] 26 January 1951. Courtesy of Memorial University of Newfoundland's Digital Archives Initiative.