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On 7/8/99 7:29:41 PM, bobC wrote:
>American Chicle Company:
>
> . . .
>
>Adams sold the gum with the
>slogan "Adams' New York Gum
>No. 1 -- Snapping and
>Stretching."
>
> . . .
>
>built a monopoly in 1899 by
>merging with the six largest
>and best-known chewing gum
>manufacturers in the United
>States and Canada, and
>achieved great success as the
>maker of Chiclets.

I was just about to jump in and say that I thought I remembered some Adams product in the penny gum machines found in the subway stations of yesteryear. Turns out it was Chiclets? No wonder I remembered it.



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