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Max’s Dogs – Hush puppies

Dog JacketIn 1958 a sales manager for the Wolverine Shoe and Tanning Corporation was on a selling trip through the American states.  When he reached the South, he was invited to a regional salesman’s  home for dinner. ‘Hush-puppy’ cornballs were part of the meal and the  sales manager asked, ‘why the name?’

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