Mr. Peanut Bowls, 1939 World's Fair

1939 WF Box 4 Mr. Peanut bowls

World's Fairs Collection, Box 4, Hofstra University Library Special Collections

"Mr. Peanut," the famous snack with a monocle, who had already been popular for 33 years before his appearance at the New York World's Fair, is depicted here in this 6 inch in diameter souvenir bowl. One of a 2 item set, it is yet another example of unique World's Fair memorabilia that characterized the event.

Mr. Peanut Bowls, 1939 World's Fair