Food, Products & Other Fun Stuff
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  • (Oleo)Margarine was white and had to be kneaded with coloring gel
  • 5¢ candy bars
  • ACME 'Spanish Bar Cakes'
  • Arby's 'Black & White' shakes
  • Black Licorace Sugar Babies
  • Bonamos Turkish Taffy
  • 'Peeps' candy
  • Candy Apples
  • Candy Cigarettes, 2 for a penny
  • Cherry, vanilla & chocolate Cokes at Greenhill & every other 'soda fountain' in Wilmington
  • Chunkie candy bars
  • Craig Martin Toothpaste
  • 'Dairy Queen' Ice Cream
  • Devil Dogs
  • Dippity Do
  • 'Dixie Cup' tops with movie stars pictures underneath
  • 'Double Bubble' Gum with jokes
  • 'Double' yolk eggs
  • Frozen Bananas
  • Grade A Milk Chocolate Squares
  • Ipana Toothpaste
  • Ivins Spiced Wafer Cookies - only distributed by ACME markets around Halloween - still around!
  • Jack & Jill Ice Cream truck with 'Mr. Bigs', 'Bazooka's' & 'Dreamsickles'
  • Kids selling 'Snowballs' from their wagon's (Hokey-Pokey - Snowballs)
  • Lick-M-Aids, Nil-L-Nips & Mint Julips
  • Mary Janes
  • Milk and cream separated in the bottle
  • Ne-Hi & RC Sodas
  • PEZ
  • Pine Brothers cough drops
  • Pinwheels
  • Ribbon Candy
  • Smith Brother's cough drops
  • Smith Brother's cough syrup
  • Sowden's Scrapple
  • Sticky Apples
  • Submarines NOT Hoagies
  • Tastycake Creamies
  • Tastycake Cupcakes were just 7 ¢
  • Teaberry and Blackjack gums
  • The bread baking aroma from Hubers Sunbeam Bakery
  • The taste of 'garlic' in umhomgenized milk in the Spring
  • Tip-Top Cakes
  • Tomato Pies and Lemon Ice in 'Little Italy'
  • Wax Juice-filled candy
  • Wax Teeth
  • Wildroot, Vitalis & Sen-Sen


Revised: June 22, 2009