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Scavenger Hunt Answers

 

Find the syrup dispenser next to Dr. Alderton.  What two nutrients are listed
in its 1891 logo to describe Dr. Pepper’s health benefits?

 
Wheat and Iron
 
Circle A Ginger Ale was invented by Robert Lazenby in the 1880s.  What
animal did he brand with “Circle A” before he used it on bottles?

 
Cattle
 
Pop quiz!  The well is 27.5 feet deep.  A 20 oz. Dr Pepper bottle is 8.5 inches
tall.  How many Dr Pepper bottles stacked on top of each other would it take
to reach the bottom?

 
Exactly 38.82 bottles, or 39 if you want to round up.
 
B.C. and The Wizard of ID are comics that were drawn by Johnny Hart.  In the
1960s, he also drew a caveman advertisement for Dr Pepper, known as

 
Harmon
 
Across from the signs is a mural that shows the back of the AMBC Building in
the 1910s.  By this time, stores could phone in their Dr Pepper order to the
company.  Look on the vehicles and see if you can find the telephone number
for AMBC.

 
211
 
What country produces the “Foots” soft drink?
 
The Netherlands
 
Find the boiler next to the entrance to the East Wing.  Originally located inside the AMBC Building, what kind of energy did this boiler make to power the bottling machinery?
 
Steam
 
Watch the video in the Treasures vault to learn about the history of collecting.  According to our Associate Director, when did museums get their start?
 
1600 and 1700s
 
Watch the bottles as they travel down the conveyor belts and fill with 7UP.  Bottling lines today travel much faster.  How many cans a minute do you think a line fills today?
 
1200-1500
 
Spot was the mascot for 7UP in the 1980s and 90s, but what was the name of the mascot in 1958?
 
Fresh Up Freddie
 
The mint green Dr Pepper pedal car was made for younger fans of Dr Pepper in the 1960s.  How much did it cost then?
 
$20
 
It was not always called Big Red.  What was Big Red originally called?
 
Sun Tang Red Cream Soda
 
In the 1950s, Frosty Dog, known as Boomer, and his sidekick, Pup, sold Dr Pepper.  What type of dogs are Boomer and Pup?
 
Saint Bernards
 
Who is this lady with the beaming smile?
 
Pretty Peggy Pepper