On this day: Hot Cross Buns for Easter

This advertisement featured in the 19th century Hawaiian newspaper The Daily Bulletin on the 9th of April, 1884. It is promoting hot cross buns for Good Friday two days later, at a price of 50 cents per dozen.

Source

Hot_Cross_Buns_Ad_for_Good_Friday_1884 The Daily Bulletin 9th April 1884. 50 cents per dozen at F. Horn's Steam Candy Factory & Bakery. Hawaii.