Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Bing Crosby Ice Cream

                                                          "The Cream of the Stars"
By 1953, Bing Crosby was so popular that he was convinced his name and his smiling head would induce adults and children to buy his own brand of (vanilla) Ice Cream.

Der Bingle created "Bing Crosby Ice Cream Sales Inc.," of Hollywood Ca, which he licensed to Valley farms and other regional ice cream distributers, among them Peter Pan, Med-O-Pure, and Hyde Park Daries. The venture would prove to be unsuccessful, yet the boxes have become collectable among Bing Crosby fans and vintage Ice cream box fans.

Bing's pledge of Quality

the flattened box

boxes and boxes of Bing

store display for Peter Pan Bing Crosby Ice Cream

print trade ad for Hyde Park Dairies Bing Crosby Ice Cream

ad for Bing's Marcheta Banana Ice Cream

Sign: America's Favorite

my own Bing box on display

Bing takes a break from golfing to enjoy his ice cream

Thanks to John Wendler


  1. Served at Mickey Rooney's Star BQ in Hollywood, CA

  2. "vintage Ice cream box fans"

    Well, there's a combination of words I never expected to see.

  3. A couple of these very items and more... https://derbingle.blogspot.com/p/bing-crosby-memorabilia-advertising-and.html

  4. These are some really cool pictures for the fans of this blog. Will be having this for my cousin who is huge fan of that kind of stuff. Thanks for the post..