seasoning were widely used by major meat packers. They still are. Their spice packages were widely used in the sausage making industry. The
illustrations on this Zanzibar Brand package are stereotypes of peoples in “exotic” lands that were common in
American popular culture. Note the colorings, pickles, jell, and fly-killer
among the items listed on the can. Everything a butcher might need for success.
B. Heller and Co. Collection 1896-2003. Special Collections, University of Chicago Library.