California Juice, Good For 5 Cents


Country United States
Name California Juice, Good For 5 Cents
Implied Value 5 Cents
Token Type Merchant & Trade
Size / Diameter 38 mm
Composition Wood
Edge Plain
Obverse Legend: Worth 5C Towards Purchase of CALIFORNIA JUICE At Your Neighborhood Grocery
Reverse Legend: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WOODEN NICKEL, Buffalo in the center
Description The wooden nickel was a promotional item used mainly in the 1930's. The nickel was usually redeemable for a small sundry, such as a drink. Wooden nickels were used much as coupons are used today.