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Sprinkles - Wikipedia

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Sprinkles or sugar strands are very small pieces of confectionery used as a decoration or to ... The candy company Just Born cites its founder, Sam Born, as inventing the "chocolate" sprin...

Etymology of Jimmies (Ice Cream Sprinkles) : snopes.com

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Jimmies, the chocolate sprinkles used on confections, are so named as a ... styled 'jimmies,' while others assert only the brown ones are called that, with ...

Why are sprinkles called jimmies? | Reference.com

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It is believed that jimmies are named for Jimmy Bartholomew, a man who worked for the Just Born company where ice cream sprinkles were invented. An urban ...

The jimmies story - The Boston Globe - Boston.com

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Mar 13, 2011 ... ... jimmies , the long-established localism for chocolate sprinkles, in a ... dubious: Chocolate sprinkles, so called, were already popular in the ...

Is it racist to call them 'jimmies'? - Boston.com

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Jun 21, 2015 ... “I've heard them called jimmies … It's after Jim Crow,'' said Carly Fishkin, 25, who grew up in Wellesley and prefers to call them sprinkles.

The Age-Old Question of Whether Jimmies Are Racist | MUNCHIES

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Jun 22, 2015 ... There is dissent as to whether the term strictly applies to chocolate sprinkles, but far more importantly, there is disagreement over whether the ...

WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SPRINKLES AND JIMMIES ...

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Jul 3, 2008 ... Some people maintain that sprinkles are multicolored and jimmies ... Really? I'm from the shoe as well and we've always called them jimmies.

Is It Racist to Call Chocolate Sprinkles "Jimmies"? - Mic

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Aug 2, 2016 ... "Jimmies," the New England term for chocolate sprinkles, used to ... 18th century and were called "nonpareils," the Mr. Sprinkles website noted.

Difference Between Jimmies and sprinkles | Difference Between

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Dec 2, 2009 ... 'Jimmies' was a word that has derived from sprinkles. It has been said that sprinkles were called Jimmies after a gentleman called Jimmy who ...

How did chocolate sprinkles get the nickname 'jimmies'?

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Aug 11, 2000 ... How did chocolate sprinkles get the nickname jimmies - trivia question ... of chocolate covered with white sugar sprinkles called a nonpareil?