TV Dinners

A frozen meal for one, on an oven-ready aluminum tray? What is this, magic? You didn’t even need Mom, you could put one in the oven yourself! They weren’t the best tasting, but I was never very picky, just hungry (and watching TV).

Swanson didn’t invent these single meals, but they did invent the “TV Dinner”! In the 50’s Tv’s were a new thing and this marketing ploy worked wonders! Watch the 9 min video “A Thanksgiving Miscalculation” below, it explains it all……

Author: Doyle

I was born in Atlanta, moved to Alpharetta at 4, lived there for 53 years and moved to Decatur in 2016. I've worked at such places as Richway, North Fulton Medical Center, Management Science America (Computer Tech/Project Manager) and Stacy's Compounding Pharmacy (Pharmacy Tech).

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