Tuesday, December 19, 2006

A Boxes Collection

The boxes of banania are very symbolic in France for collectors. It was a drinking chocolate mark. The Vichy pastilles were sold at the origin in pharmacies. Nowadays you find it everywhere but in plastic bags. But both are worldwide trade mark? I don't think?

3 Comments:

Anonymous Susan (Atanta) said...

Very warm and inviting picture. I looked up "banania" and found out that it is a chocolate drink that is made from banana flour, ground cereal, cocoa, and sugar, and contains 2.5 grams of banana per kilo.

And pastille refers to a medicinal pill or flavored candy, or to any kind of incense.

What did we do before the Internet? Encyclopedias I guess...but I since I don't own any, I would just be out of luck! LOL!

11:18 PM  
Blogger Lisi said...

those look really interesting and some of them look very fine!

4:55 PM  
Blogger Toulouse Photo Day said...

Very interesting and informative comment Susan.
thank Lisi!!

9:03 PM  

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