Checkers and Cornpops Confections

Checkers is the crisp, candy-coated popcorn and peanuts, packaged with an attractive novelty or toy. Cornpops are packaged the same way as Checkers. Their parent company, Shotwell Manfucturing Company also made chocolate cocoanut candy.

Checker's Popcorn Confection, Shotwell Manufacturing Company, Candy and Ice Cream Magazine, May 1915.

Checker's Popcorn Confection, Shotwell Manufacturing Company, Candy and Ice Cream Magazine, May 1915.

Checker's and Cornpops Advertisement, Shotwell Mfg. Co., Candy and Ice Cream Magazine, June 1915.

Checker's and Cornpops Advertisement, Shotwell Mfg. Co., Candy and Ice Cream Magazine, June 1915.

Checker's Popcorn Advertisement, Shotwell Mfg. Co., Candy and Ice Cream Magazine, August 1915.

Checker's Popcorn Advertisement, Shotwell Mfg. Co., Candy and Ice Cream Magazine, August 1915.

Chocolate Cocoanut Candy by Shotwell Manufacturing Company, Candy and Ice Cream Magazine, October 1915.

Chocolate Cocoanut Candy by Shotwell Manufacturing Company, Candy and Ice Cream Magazine, October 1915.

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