Film ID:
YFA 3989

GUM FRUIT AND LIQUORICE 1962-1972

1960

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Description

Rowntree's Fruit Gums were first introduced in 1893, making them one of Nestle's oldest current confectionery brands. These adverts also feature a short lived brand called, 'Liquorice gums', which were designed to settle the age old difficulty of having to choose between fruit gums and liquorice.
This reel comprises of a series of adverts for Gum Fruit and Liquorice gum confectionary.

Piano Keys (Blackcurrant):  All the gums are black ones in Rowntrees Blackcurrant Gums (1960) B&W

Spaceman (Liquorice Gums):  16 liquorice gums for 3d (Unknown) B&W

Pirates (Liquorice Gums):  16 liquorice gums for 3d (Unknown) B&W

Taste the Fruit:  You can taste the fruit in Rowntrees Fruit Gums (Unknown) Col – This is a cinema advert featuring   Andre Sarrut