Category: Advertisements

Black Cat Appreciation Day

In the NJ Digital Newspaper office, we enjoy finding content from NJ’s historical newspapers in Chronicling America for special days. Saturday August 17 is Black Cat Appreciation Day, so we took a spin through the papers for images of black…

Easter Parade

A Day to Debut Your Best New Spring Fashions Spring is here. Flowers are blooming, trees are budding, and the orchestra of lawn maintenance machinery is now an integral part of our morning wake up routines as scenes of winter…

Pistachio Day

February 26th is Pistachio Day! At the NJ Digital Newspaper Project office, we thought we’d share a few pistachio related items from the 1921 Perth Amboy Evening News. This ad from advertises chocolate covered pistachio nut “nougotines” along with other…