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Did you know that the man behind Hershey's chocolate used to work in an ice cream parlor? Or that he had to try over and over again to get his now-famous chocolate to taste as delicious as it does today? Milton Hershey's life wasn't always a bowl of chocolate Kisses. When he was in fourth grade, he even had to drop out of school and work to help his poor family make ends meet. Read all about how the man we know as the famous young chocolatier finally struck it rich -- in money, love, and chocolate!
Presents the life and accomplishments of the founder of the Hershey Chocolate Company in Hershey, Pennsylvania, known for his hard work, perseverance, and charity on behalf of young people, focusing on his childhood and youth.
Number of Pages: 215
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Series Title: Childhood of Famous Americans
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: M. M. Eboch
Street Date: July 1, 2008
Item Number (DPCI): 248-30-3461