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Title Wrapper for Tootsie Roll Pop, Chocolate Flavored. Sweets Co. of America, Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1938-1945.
Object Name Wrapper
Catalog Number 2011.005.0108
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Wrapper for Tootsie Roll Pop, Chocolate Flavored. Made by the Sweets Company of America, Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa 1938-1945. Printed paper, waxed; 5-1/2" wide x 5-3/8" high.

The Sweets Co. of America, Inc., Hoboken, N.J. Made in U.S.A.
Net Wt. 3/5 oz.

Ingredients: Sugar, Corn Syrup, Vegetable Oil, Cocoa Powder, Invert Sugar, Wehy Powder, Non-Fat Dry Milk Solids, Salt, Lecithin, Natural and Artificial Flavors, U.S. Certified Colors.

The Sweets Company came to Hoboken in March 1938. The name, Tootsie Roll Pop, rather than just Tootsie Pop, the weight given in ounces and the general character of the depictions of children at play suggests the time range when made.
Date 1938-1945
Year Range from 1938
Year Range to 1945
Search Terms Sweets Company of America
Tootsie Roll
Caption full wrapper
Imagefile 095\20110050108.TIF
Classification Food
Business & Commerce