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  MOSQUITOES to MYRTLE·      Mosquitoes·      Mother Ann's B. Cake·      Mother of Vinegar·      Mountain Cranberry·     Mountain Dew·      Mountain Oysters·      Mountain Soursop·      Mousse & Pate·      Moustaches·      Moxie·      Mr. Peanut·      Muenster Cheese·      Muffins·      Muffin House·      Muffuletta, Muffaletta·      Mulberry·      Mule·      Mulligan Stew·      Mung Beans·      Muscovy Duck·      Mush Bread·      Mushrooms·      Music·      Muskellunge, Muskie·      Mussels·      Mustard·      Mustard Greens·      Mutton·      Myrtle

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Mr. Peanut was created by 13 year-old Antonio Gentile in a logo contest held by Planters in 1916.  He won the grand prize of $5.00.  His drawing of a peanut person with arms and crossed legs was refined by a professional illustrator who added the top hat, monocle, white gloves and cane.




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