M. A. Wilke — Fine Confections

Hungry?  M. A. Wilke & Co would have served you in a manner Up To Date and with viands of the Choicest Kinds.  I’m sure we ladies would have appreciated the parlor filled with confections in abundance.  From the May 11, 1905 Skidmore New Era, page 1:

They are fine!  We are talking about those Ice Cream Sodas and Sundaes they make at Wilke's.  They have a Parlor neatly furnished where Ladies can be served with these delicious dainties of any flavor they may wish. Confections in abundance and of the finest quality.  The hungry served in a manner up to date and with viands of the choicest kinds.  We invite you to call and we assure you a cordial welcome.  M. A. Wilke & Co.

M. A. Wilke & Co. served an abundance of the finest quality confections in Skidmore, Missouri. [From the May 11, 1905 Skidmore New Era, page 1.]