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Star Baking Co. Walking Santa Freebie 1922 Cardboard
This is another fun freebie!! It is ink stamped on the back "Merry Christmas - The Star Baking Co.". It is also marked under the feet "Walking Santa Claus - Copyright 1922 - Patent Applied for - Schulze Adv. Service - 344 West 63rd Street - Chicago". This "Walking Santa" measures 5-3/4" tall x 3" wide. It is made from heavy cardboard. There is a wheel with 4 feet on the bottom of the Santa. You can put the feet on a table and roll the Santa forward, and it is like he is walking!!
This Santa was loved by a child - probably "Lilian Vida" which is on the back in pencil!! There are pencil marks on the front and the back. There are also some stains. The cardboard is in nice condition!!
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