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Elmer Candy Factory in Ponchatoula (1983)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, 30.4436041, -90.4441132

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1983-04-01

Duration: 00:04:13

Subjects: Elmer Candy Corporation | Chocolate candy | Holidays | EASTER | Candy industry


  • George, Beth Host
  • Ekings, Robyn Reporter
  • Kuebler, Dale Interviewee
  • Beauchamp, Pat Interviewee
  • Blount, Joy Interviewee


This segment from the April 1, 1983, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a visit to the Elmer Candy factory in Ponchatoula as the company prepares its chocolate creations for the Easter holiday. Host: Beth George