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Object ID 003195

Object Name Hacks Honey Lemon candy tin

Object Desc Yellow rounded candy tin with lid (A) and base (B)

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002880a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Candy


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location On-Site Storage

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Hacks brand,White Hudson & Co,hard candy,England,tins,

Title Hacks Honey Lemon candy tin

Description Yellow candy tin with lid (A): Hacks is printed in white; and base (B): 2 sides have a graphic of an old man sneezing, Hacks Honey Lemon Flavour with vitamin C Made under license for White Hudson & Co Ltd. Southport England Singapore; the sides have pictures of the wrapped candy with the flavor, weight and ingredients list; there are anies in the tin; the bottom is stamped: Not Charged


Approx Collection Date

Height 10

Length 6

Width 4

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker White Hudson & Co. Southport England Singapore

Maker Details Hacks Malaysia Son. BHD. Mak Mandin The Barkath HACKS story began in the mid-50s when late Haji Abu Backer seeing the potential in HACKS medicated cough sweets, contacted the manufacturers in England and convinced them that there was a market in this region. Impressed by his assessment, they appointed Barkath Stores as the sole agent for Hacks for Malaya and Singapore. The company is still in business.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2880A-B



Date APR 2,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Megan Hindman

Notes Some rust and dents