Beemans gum is a chewing gum invented by Ohio physician Dr. Edward E. Beeman in the late 19th century.
“In the films The Right Stuff and Hot Shots, Beemans Gum shows up as a homage to the historic test pilot and Mercury 7 astronaut gum chewers. – Source (Beemansgum.org)”
The Right Stuff
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