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Profile America: Gum for Chewsy Americans

Profile America: Gum for Chewsy Americans

Thursday, December 28th. The month of December has given Americans a lot to chew on, beyond holiday cookies, fruitcakes and candies. On this date in December 1869, chewing gum was patented by Ohio dentist William Semple, who hoped that the […]

by · December 28, 2017 · History, Profile America
Profile America: Chewsy Americans Know Their Gum

Profile America: Chewsy Americans Know Their Gum

Sunday, December 18 —┬áThe month of December has given Americans a lot to chew on, beyond holiday cookies, fruitcakes and candies. In December 1869, chewing gum was patented by Ohio dentist William Semple, who hoped that the flavored gum would […]

by · December 18, 2016 · Profile America
Profile America: Chewsy Americans Like Gum

Profile America: Chewsy Americans Like Gum

CHEWSY AMERICANS The month of December has given Americans a lot to chew on, beyond holiday cookies, fruitcakes and candies. In December 1869, chewing gum was patented by Ohio dentist William Semple, who hoped that the flavored gum would help […]

by · December 28, 2015 · Features