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Note from John Moran

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... United Confections Supply
Radio Gum - R196
circa 1938
Set of ??
... .. View
May 2009
Robert Edwards Auctions
R195 "find"/auction

Contributing collectors - Don Hayes & Mirek Nikl



Eighty-one individually wrapped sticks of gum plus
eleven banded "5-cent" packs (five sticks of gum, each also individually wrapped,
wrapped by an additional larger "outer wrapper"), for a total of
136 packaged sticks of gum, each individually wrapped.

ninety-nine individually wrapped sticks of gum plus
sixteen banded "5-cent" packs (five sticks of gum, each also individually wrapped,
wrapped by an additional larger "outer wrapper"), for a total of
179 packaged sticks of gum, each individually wrapped.


Wrappers: issued in five colors


Although the set is titled Radio Gum, movie stars grace the wrappers.
The above two auction lots yielded 35 Movie Stars
Lew Ayres
Richard Barthelmess
Warner Baxter
Joan Blondell
John Boles
El Brendel
Joe E. Brown
Johnny Mack Brown
Nancy Carroll
Maurice Chevalier
Gary Cooper
Jackie Cooper
Joan Crawford
Richard Dix
Douglas Fairbanks Jr
Kay Frances
Clark Gable
Janet Gaynor
Hoot Gibson
Mitzi Green
William Haines
Jack Holt
Harold Lloyd
Edmund Lowe
Bela Lugosi
Tom Mix
Ramon Navarro
Jack Okie
Anita Page
Will Rogers
Norma Shearer
Laurence Tibbett
Tom Tyler
Ted Wells
Loretta Young