5 Facts About Snickers

1. Snickers was invented in 1930 and was sold for a nickel.

2. Fun-size Snickers weren’t invented until 1968.

3. The candy bar’s namesake was actually the Mars family’s favorite horse.

4. Snickers was the sponsor of the Howdy Doody Show from 1949-1952.

5. It was originally sold as the Marathon bar in the U.K. and Ireland.


Published by Larry Fire

I write an eclectic pop culture blog called THE FIRE WIRE that features articles about books, comics, music, movies, television, gadgets, posters, toys & more!

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