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Title Advertisement featuring Duncan Hines Chiffon Cake Mix.
Collection Duncan Hines Collection
Object Name Ad, Magazine
Other Number Broadside 1561
Description Magazine advertisement featuring Duncan Hines Chiffon Cake Mix. The advertisement originated in the February 1958 edition of Better Homes & Gardens.Text printed across the top of the advertisement reads "Discovered! The secret of making the Queenly Chiffon from a mix! " To the right of this text is an illustration of a crown; below the text is a photopography of a Chiffon Cake with a slice cut out.

Below the picture of the cake is the following text "New Duncan Hines Chiffon Cake Mix," and "Now you can make this fabulous Queen of Cakes in minutes!" To the right of this is a photograph of the Chiffon Cake Mix box, and below is an illustrated portrait of Duncan Hines, followed by further description of the cake.
Subjects Advertisements
Baking
Cakes
People Hines, Duncan, 1880-1959
Existence of Copies
Catalog Number 2005.43.211
Dates of Creation January / February 1958
Extent Colored advertisement printed on magazine quality paper; advertisement has been removed from the magazine.
31.7 cm x 24.1 cm
North Latitude 0
South Latitude 0
Number of Images 1