This late 1800s paper Procter & Gamble soap sign has minor restorations but is in otherwise excellent condition. The 19-inch by 28-inch framed advertisement sold for $200 at Dan Morphy Auctions May 14, 2010.
Procter & Gamble, originally founded as a soap and candle company, now reportedly has 126,000 employees in 40 countries. The firm marked its 175th anniversary on Oct. 31, 2012.
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