Title: "Eaton-packed Overseas Boxes", in Bulletin No. 1, November 1918
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Source: Archives of Manitoba, P4333, IODE File 4, IODE Bulletins (Provincial Chapter) 1918-1926
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Eaton-Packed Overseas Boxes
The Victory Box $3.15
Contains:
1 Fruit Cake, in sealed tin.
1 tin Prepared Soluble Coffee, “Active Service.
1 tin Horlick’s (24 hour) Ration Tablets.
1 bottle Bovril.
1 Towel and cake Palmolive Soap (hamper size)
1 box Seedless Raisins.
½ lb. bar Overseas Chocolate.
2 packets Chewing Gum.
½ lb. box Acidulated Fruit Drops.
1 pair Good Military Socks.
1 Khaki Handkerchief.
1 Trench Light, burns 15 hours.
1 Tin Mecca Healing Compound (sample size)
Return postcard addressed to sender of hamper.
Net weight, 6 lbs. Price - $3.15
Price including postage to France - $3.47
Price including postage to England - $4.00
Additional items not exceeding 16 ounces may
be added to this box.
The “All-Eats” Box $2.65
Contains:
1 Fruit Cake, in sealed tin.
1 tin Active Service Prepared Soluble Coffee.
1 tin Vimbos Beef Extract, makes delicious sand-
wiches.
1 package Choice Dates.
1 tin Horlick’s (24 hour) Ration Tablets.
1 packet Wrigley’s Spearmint Chewing Gum.
1 Packet Chiclets.
½ lb. box Acidulated Fruit Drops.
½ lb. bar Overseas Chocolate.
½ lb. Salted Peanuts.
1 box Kerr’s Butterscotch
Return postcard addressed to sender of hamper.
Net weight, 6 lbs. Price - $2.65
Price including postage to France - $2.97
Price including postage to England - $3.49
Additional items not exceeding 16 ounces may
be added to this box.
The “From Home” Box $1.00
Contains:
3 bars Overseas Nut
Chocolate.
1 box Chocolatta, makes
hot chocolate in-
stantly—add boiling
water. No milk or
sugar required.
1 tin Oxo Beef Cubes 4
2 packets Chewing Gum
2 packets Life Savers
Mint.
1 Trench Light.
1 Wash Cloth, large
size.
2 cakes Palmolive Soap
(hamper size).
2 tins Mecca Ointment
(sample size).
Returned postcard ad-
dressed to sender of
hamper.
Net weight, 2 lbs.
2 ozs. Price - $1.00
Price mailed to
France - $1.20
Price mailed to
England - $1.36
Additional items not
exceeding 14 ozs. may
be added to this box.
Soldier’s Comfort Section, Main Floor, Donald St. Canada Food Board License, No. 8—5511
THE T. EATON CO LIMITED
WINNIPEG – CANADA

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