Is This the True Gordie Howe Rookie Card?


An improperly catalogued food issue may contain the true first cards of some of the most important players in hockey history, including Gordie Howe. You can still find Royal Desserts pudding on grocery store shelves, but you’d have to look awfully hard. These days it’s a niche product, the RC Cola of the powdered dessert market. But that wasn’t always the case. There was a time back in the 1950s when Royal was the preferred pudding of sports fans and star-struck teens alike, with boxes flying off store shelves thanks to a clever marketing promotion. While other companies posted homemaker-friendly…

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