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Title Tootsie Rolls, box for 60 rolls, with game on bottom; manufactured by the Sweets Company of America, Hoboken, N.J.
Object Name Box
Catalog Number 2008.012.0083
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Description Tootsie Rolls, box for 60 rolls, with game on bottom; manufactured by the Sweets Company of America, Hoboken, N.J. Total weight, 1 pound, 3 ounces. No date, circa 1950-1966. Two piece carton; chipboard with printed paper on both parts; 4-1/2" wide x 6-1/2 long x 1-1/4" high. Original contents not present.

Bottom has game: "Can You Name The Animals in the Zoo." A printed code "SH-66" found on the bottom with the game could mean that this was produced in 1966 (and not later as the company changed its name in 1966 to Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.)
Date 1950-1966
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1966
Search Terms Sweets Company of America
Tootsie Roll
1515 Willow Ave.
Caption top: box closed; bottom - view of wraparound printing
Imagefile 065\20080120083.TIF
Classification Food
Manufacturing
Business & Commerce
Advertising