We are offering this beautifully engraved Certificate by the American Sugar Company dated in the 1960s for shares of common stock. This canceled document has an ornate blue border around it with a vignette of three partially clothed allegorical men. This item has a printed signature of the President and Treasurer.
The company was one of the original twelve components of the Dow Jones Industrials average. Below is a list of the Original Dow Industrials companies from 1896: American Cotton Oil American Sugar American Tobacco Chicago Gas Distilling & Cattle Feeding General Electric Laclede Gas National Lead North American Company Tennessee Coal, Iron and Railroad Company U.S. Leather pfd. U.S. Rubber