Dispenser, Chewing Gum

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This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Chewing Gum Dispenser, 1938

To ease pressure on passengers' ears during climb and descent, stewards on Eastern Air Lines flights in the late 1930s offered chewing gum from elegant polished steel dispensers.

Gift of John Brisendine