Good Humor v. Popsicle


There was a time when Popsicle and Good Humor couldn't stop suing one another about frozen treats on sticks. Many legal battles were fought over milk fat, the shapes of the desserts and the definition of the word "sherbet."

A Good Humor ice cream man serving up treats. © Bettmann/CORBIS

Topics in this Podcast: culinary history, ice cream, food history, court cases, 20th century