• Posted in: Indianapolis Collected Indianapolis Collected: It’s a Wonderful Loaf

    The mysterious advertisement first showed up in The Indianapolis Star on May 19, 1921.  Positioned above an eye-catching photo of Dr. William Osborn, inventor of the Self-Adjusting Rupture Appliance, the small display ad asked a cryptic...

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  • Posted in: Sunday Ads Sunday Adverts: Taggart Bread

    Since many are undoubtedly still recovering from reveling in the Irish holiday, it seemed appropriate to highlight an early Indianapolis Irish business. You’ve likely already read a brief intro on Taggart’s Bakery in a past...

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