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Title Ad, Tootsie Roll: Captain Toosie and the Log Jam Rescue. (Sweets Co. of America, Hoboken); ca. 1949-1950.
Object Name Strip, Comic
Catalog Number 2011.005.0226
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Advertisement: Captain Toosie and the Log Jam Rescue. (Sweets Company of America, Hoboken), no date, ca. 1949-1950. Full-page color comic strip style ad published in Funny Stuff, Superman DC National Comics, unknown issue number and date, ca. 1949-1950, page unknown; single leaf removed from publication, trimmed, 6-1/2" x 9-1/14".

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 C.C. Beck and Peter Costanza.

Notes Rolls
Date 1949-1950
Year Range from 1949.0
Year Range to 1950.0
Search Terms Sweets Company of America
Tootsie Roll
Caption Captain Toosie and the Log Jam Rescue
Imagefile 107\20110050226.TIF
Classification Advertising
Manufacturing
Business & Commerce