Invented the Ice Cream Cone?
Marchiony invented the ice cream cone and got a patent in
the late 1890's, however the ice cream cone was
popularized at the St. Louis Fair in 1904. When an ice
cream vendor ran out of paper cups and asked a nearby
waffle booth to make some thin waffles he could roll up to
hold the ice cream. This really caught on and cones that
looked like wrapped waffles were created. Later sugar
cones and other cones of various shapes started appearing
on the market.
became a popular fair food and just walking about food.
know that the town of Carmel, California outlawed eating
ice cream cones from their shopping village because they
did not want a mess on their streets?
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