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DOLANBADGER
04-10-2005, 12:34 PM
Hello everyone,
This jar was given to my wife from here great aunt.Embossed on
bottom are the letters J.H.S.Co.who's that? Half gallon I think?Are they
common.Learning about back lighting from glopf43,I'll keep trying Gary
Thanks again.

https://www.antique-bottles.net/upfiles/3228/Ig11809.jpg

woody
04-10-2005, 04:36 PM
J. Hungerford Smith & company, Rochester, NY

Half gallon clear $15-20

Appears to be a Canadian Jar, also.

Listed in the Red Book of Fruit Jars #2826

DOLANBADGER
04-10-2005, 04:46 PM
Hello Woody
Thanks for the quick reply,much appreciated.I didn't get any help
on a few other posts ,thought maybe I upset someone( hope not )this
is a great site.THANKS again Woody[:)]

woody
04-10-2005, 04:49 PM
Your welcome.[:)]

mole3
04-13-2005, 02:56 PM
Hi from B.C. Your True Fruit is mostly from Eastern Canada. It was not a household jar. The company J.hungerford produced and distributed crushed fruit, fountain syrups and fruit extracts to restaurants and hotels in these 1/2 gallon jars. Worth up to 50$ Can. Wayne

DOLANBADGER
04-13-2005, 07:05 PM
Hello mole3
Thanks for looking ,and the information.[:)]
GOOD LUCK