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Santa season is over

Santa season is over

Well, Christmas has come and gone. At least for me. I know the 12 days of Christmas are still going on, but the Santa season is over. The 12 days of Christmas are more than just Santa; it carries so much more depth. And, if I going to be honest, the silly decorations do not feel suitable for such a momentous time. But that is just me.

Cracker Jack Sign

Cracker Jack Sign

Companies that have been in business for a long time often have updated and changed the logo or slogan used in advertising. Collectors can usually identify the age of the ad from the words and pictures that were used. Cracker Jack was first sold in 1896 from a cart in Chicago. The mixture of popcorn, molasses and peanuts, sometimes called the fir t junk food in America, was very popular. It sold well at the Chicago World 's Fair and got even more notice when the familiar ong sung at ball games said, "Buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jack." The company developed a box that held a single serving, added coupons for prizes in 1910, then small toys in 1912, and in 2013, a code that lead to an online puzzle or game.

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