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Title Ad, Tootsie Rolls: Captain Tootsie and "The Babe Ruth Story." The American Girl, Sept. 1948.
Object Name Ad, Magazine
Catalog Number 2010.007.0027
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Captain Tootsie and "The Babe Ruth Story." By C.C. [Charles Clarence] Beck. Advertisement as published in magazine "The American Girl", September 1948, page 38. Clipped leaf, ca. 10" wide x 11-1/2" high.

A two-column, black-and-white 9-panel comic ad for Tootsie Rolls, Tootsie Pops and Tootsie Coconut Fudge. Endorsement at the bottom by actor William Bendix. He is shown in baseball uniform as Babe Ruth, captioned: William Bendix as He Appears in "The Babe Ruth Story", a Roy Del Rath Production Released Through United Artists.

Tootsie Rolls and related products were made by the Sweets Company of America in Hoboken during this period.
Date 1948-1948
Year Range from 1948.0
Year Range to 1948.0
Search Terms Sweets Company of America
Tootsie Roll
Caption detail ad only
Imagefile 074\20100070027.TIF
Classification Advertising
Manufacturing
Baseball
Motion Pictures
Food