John B. Curtis made and sold the first commercial chewing gum called the State of Maine Pure Spruce Gum.
Thomas Adams patented a machine for the manufacture of gum.
Frank Fleer invented the first bubble gum called Blibber-Blubber gum.
History. Chewing gum in many forms has existed since the Neolithic period.
5,000-year-old chewing gum made from birch bark tar, ...
History of Gum. Spruce Tree Spruce trees produce a gum-like resin, sold
commercially in the eastern U.S. in the early 1800s. People worldwide have
chewed on ...
Feb 13, 2015 ... You might guess it's a custom dreamed up by a modern-day, real-life Willy
Wonka, but people have been chewing gum, in various forms, since ...
However, it wasn't until 1928 that Walter Diemer happened upon just the right gum
recipe to make the very first bubble gum
, a special type of chewing gum
that allows the chewer to make bubbles.
There were early attempts at making bubble gum
in the late 1800s and early ... More »
Did you know that prehistoric man chewed gum? Chewing gum has enjoyed a
long history. Learn the interesting history of chewing gum.
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Jun 24, 2008 ... Chewing gum is a type of confectionery traditionally made of chicle, a natural
latex product, or rubber. Chewing gum has traditionally been ...
Jun 16, 2009 ... Gum is one of those things we tend to take for granted. Whether we chew it or not,
most of us deal with it on a daily basis. It's the stuff kids smack ...
When was chewing gum invented? Who created bubble gum and when was it
first sold? Learn about the history of gum -- and candy -- here!
Your child will love solving this riddle by comprehending this passage on the
history of gum. Print | Share · Download the PDF · See All for Ages 8-10 ...