Soda Fountains of Kansas
April 7, 2018, 6:00 PM CT
Presented by Cindy Higgins
Relive the glory days of the soda fountain where tonics and curatives evolved into refreshments like the Brown Cow, the Mudslide, and the Egg Cream. Government regulations, World War I luxury taxes, and bottled soda pop prompted Kansas pharmacists to make more ice cream concoctions and add food to keep their evolving fountain sideline business profitable. This presentation also explores soda fountains in Kansas today and the revival of soda fountains throughout the nation.
Sunflower South Bldg., Kansas State Fairgrounds
2000 N. Poplar St.
Hutchinson, KS 67502
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Sponsored by: Kansas Territory Bottle & Postcard Club