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William Wrigley Jr. : Wrigley's Chewing Gum founder
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Published:
Edina, Minn. : ABDO Pub. Co., c2011.
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Book
Physical Desc:
32 pages : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 4.3 - AR Pts: 0.5
Status:
Amqui Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction
338.7 MAT
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B WRI
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Description
In this title, unwrap the life of talented Wrigley's chewing gum founder, William Wrigley Jr.! Readers will enjoy getting the scoop on this Food Dude, beginning with his childhood in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Students can follow Wrigley's success story from the start of his sales career with the Wrigley Manufacturing Company to his establishment of Wrigley Chewing Gum and later the William Wrigley Jr. Company. Wrigley's family and his retirement years are also highlighted. Engaging text familiarizes readers with topics of interest including Wrigley's advertising strategies, the Chicago Cubs, Catalina Island, and the Wrigley Building. An entertaining sidebar, a helpful timeline, a glossary, and an index, supplement the historical and color photos showcased in this inspiring biography. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781616135614, 1616135611
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.3, 0.5 Points

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General Note
Includes index.
Description
Describes the early life of William Wrigley, the businessman whose use of premiums in marketing made him a leader in the chewing gum business, explains how he built his company, and discusses his later life and ownership of the Chicago Cubs.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Mattern, J. (2011). William Wrigley Jr.: Wrigley's Chewing Gum founder. Edina, Minn.: ABDO Pub. Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Mattern, Joanne, 1963-. 2011. William Wrigley Jr.: Wrigley's Chewing Gum Founder. Edina, Minn.: ABDO Pub. Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Mattern, Joanne, 1963-, William Wrigley Jr.: Wrigley's Chewing Gum Founder. Edina, Minn.: ABDO Pub. Co, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Mattern, Joanne. William Wrigley Jr.: Wrigley's Chewing Gum Founder. Edina, Minn.: ABDO Pub. Co, 2011. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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