Vintage Coca Cola
*CO COLA ADVERTISING CLOCK, c. 1893 ~ Coca Cola began advertixing its products on clocks in 1803, when such novelty advertisements were increasingly common. Coke would distribute branded clocks to sellers who bought and sold at leas 100 gallons of Coc Cola syrup peryear. The first clocks were made by Baird Clock Company of Plattsburgh, New York and had big, round faces with Roman numerals.
one of the first Coca-Cola clocks
coca cola ... named for it's medicinal ingredients, the coca leaf & the kola nut ... both of which are mild stimulants & the coca is a known pain reliever & settles the stomach