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Title Ad, Tootsie Roll: Captain Tootsie Traps Jewel Thieves. (Sweets Co. of America, Hoboken); 1951.
Object Name Strip, Comic
Catalog Number 2011.005.0221
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Advertisement: Captain Tootsie Traps Jewel Thieves. (Sweets Company of America, Hoboken), no date, ca. 1950-1951. Full-page color comic strip style ad published in Real Screen Comics, Superman DC National Comics publication, unknown issue number and date, circa 1950-1951, page unknown; single leaf removed from publication, trimmed, 6-1/2" x 9".

The multi-panel strip promoted Tootsie Rolls which were made in Hoboken and the wrapped product plus Tootsie Pops are depicted in the ad. Artwork credited to Bill Schreiber

Notes Rolls
Date 1950-1951
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1951
Search Terms Sweets Company of America
Tootsie Roll
Caption Captain Tootsie Traps Jewel Thieves
Imagefile 107\20110050221.TIF
Classification Advertising
Manufacturing
Business & Commerce