Vintage Ice Cream – Trucks and Ice Cream Men
It’s starting to get warmer out and the Ice Cream Man has been driving around New York City. Here’s a look back at some great trucks, commercials, and Ice Cream Men!
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!!! Nothing like the old fashioned ice cream truck! Kind of creepy, but there's an ice cream "van" that comes around our neighbor hood! And he plays Christmas tunes!
Charlie Baby, the Anchor Beach ice cream guy. Milford, Connecticut. August 1972
By the way, I also have another photo of Charlie Baby, taken in 1973 on Merwin Ave. Here's the link... www.flickr.com/photos/wavz13/4455296637/
Good Humor Runs Out of Ice Cream, Oh No!!!
Ah the Good Humor man, how I used to love to see your truck driving around my neighborhood. What was so cool about him was the fact that he'd drive around in his little truck, then stop and come over and say hello wearing his little coin dispenser. I was so fascinated by that coin dispenser, always wanting one so I could quickly and conveniently dispense coins without having to scrounge in my pockets. Those were the days when I worried about having spare change so I could buy Ice Cream from…