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____________________ “A wise and frugal government, which shall leave men free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned - this is the sum of good government.” Thomas Jefferson
Keep in mind that old powder cans are collectable. An unopened can such as yours may well be too valuable to use. The colorful Alcan cans such as yours are especially desirable to collectors. Attached is a photo of part of my collection of vintage powder cans, showing the colorful variety of Alcan containers.