Past Colours

Colourising Old Photos; Cars, Vans and Trucks – Minties Truck

1922 Minties invented by Sweetacres: Minties were invented in 1922 by James Noble Stedman and marketed under the Sweetacres brand. They were patented in 1926. The chewy peppermint lollies became famous for the advertising line “It’s moments like these you need Minties”. James Noble Stedman’s father, also named James, was the son of a convict. […]