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Chewing gum, candy bars, and beer

James J. Cooke

Chewing gum, candy bars, and beer

the Army PX in World War II

by James J. Cooke

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Published by University of Missouri Press in Columbia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army and Air Force Exchange Service -- History,
  • United States. -- Army -- Military life -- History -- 20th century,
  • Military exchanges -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJames J. Cooke.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUC753 .C665 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24116560M
    ISBN 109780826218674
    LC Control Number2009031957
    OCLC/WorldCa318878432

    s Retro Candy | Wax Lips, Zagnuts, BB Bats, Wax Bottles, Sky Bars, Candy Cigarettes, Kits Taffy, Jawbreakers, Mary Janes, Sugar Daddy and more fresh candies from the s, 60s, 70 and 80s. Still available after all of these years. In , his book, Chewing Gum, Candy Bars, and Beer: The Army PX in World War II (University of Missouri Press) was published. In , Cooke retired from the Mississippi Army National Guard and was placed on the retired list with the rank of brigadier general. In he retired from the University of en: 4.

    The beer may only have been '', but it was cheap and, unlike British beer, was served cold, thanks to PX coolers. And a constant supply of cigarettes and chewing gum gave GIs an advantage when flirting with the local girls. In chronicling the history of the AES, James J. Now the world has sugarless gum, organic gum, all-natural gum, and bubble gum and chewing gum in a full spectrum of flavors and colors. Wrigley recently secured a patent for a biodegradable gum. Whatever your favorites are, we have them here, so enjoy shopping knowing that by chewing on a piece of gum, you are keeping up a very, very old tradition.

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