Cotton candy (U.S., Bangladesh, India, Canada), candy floss tooth floss (South
Africa), or fairy ... Machine-spun cotton candy was invented in 1897 by the dentist
William Morrison and confectioner J...
Machine-spun cotton candy was introduced in 1897 by William Morrison and
John C. Warton. The two Tennessee candy-makers invented the world's first
May 24, 2012 ... A dentist invented cotton candy. We swear we're not making that up. The year?
1897. The place? Nashville, Tennessee. Dentist William ...
May 28, 2015 ... Cotton candy is basically sugar, air, and a touch of food coloring. ... named John
C. Wharton partnered with an amateur inventor named William ...
Two men from Nashville, John C. Wharton and William Morris, patented the first
modern cotton candy machine in 1897. In 1900, another American, Thomas ...
Jan 28, 2016 ... There are few (read: no) things more exciting in this world than sugar. Which is
precisely why cotton candy, a confection that is nothing but ...
Jul 15, 2016 ... Perversely enough, cotton candy was invented by dentist William Morrison, with
the help of confectioner John C. Wharton. Together, in 1897 ...
Sep 2, 2012 ... Today I found out the cotton candy making machine was co-invented by a dentist,
who later became the President of the Tennessee State ...
At this time, special candymaking machinery was invented. These machines
were semi-automatic and allowed production on a large scale. The first cotton ...
J Hist Dent. 2005 Jul;53(2):51-6. William J. Morrison (1860-1926): co-inventor of
the cotton candy machine. Christen AG(1), Christen JA. Author information: