Anyone Remember Alligator Eggs?

Here’s one I didn’t really recall, even though I must have certainly seen it when it was out.  Clark’s Alligator Eggs were on shelves in the early 1980’s, and today I will share a look at a box for these wonderfully-named treats.

Clark is best-known for their namesake bar and the Zagnut, but they did make other kinds of confections, as you can see.

Alligator Eggs is one that I really enjoyed finding, so let’s take a look at the box:

Clark – Alligator Eggs – candy box – 1981

Clark’s Alligator Eggs presents a relatively simple design, but with a fun juggling alligator mascot that really is the star of this box.

And that’s everything for today.  See ya next time!

About Jason Liebig

A New York City based writer, editor and sometimes actor. After spending much of the 1990′s in the comic book business helping tell the stories of Marvel Comics’ X-Men as series editor, he has since split his time between developing his own entertainment properties while still consulting and working on others. Having been described as “the Indiana Jones of lost and forgotten candy”, Jason is one of the country’s premier candy collectors and historians with his discoveries appearing in countless blogs, magazines, newspaper articles, and books. Always happy to share his knowledge and unique perspectives on this colorful part of our popular culture, Jason has consulted with New York’s Museum of Food and Drink and has also been a featured guest on Food Network’s Heavyweights, France’s M6 Capital, and New York’s My Google Profile+
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2 Responses to Anyone Remember Alligator Eggs?

  1. Brandon says:

    I don’t remember Alligator Eggs, but that’s a neat box! I don’t understand what alligators have to do with lemons, though.

  2. Cindy says:

    I absolutely remember these candies. My best friend and I ate them all the time. We even made up a song to go with it. She had really dry, scaly skin. We would go around singing, “Alligator eggs, alligator legs. ” Lol. I know…..We were weird kids. 🙂 Wonder where I could find some of these. I would love to send her some!! Lol

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