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MatthewDavid Dec 10, 2008 06:55 AM

Hi there! I am looking for well known cookie people/figures/characters.

Here is what I have so far:
Cookie Monster
Famous Amos
Mrs. Fields
Keebler elves

Any other suggestions?

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    lizzy Dec 10, 2008 07:23 AM

    The animals from Animal Crackers and Girl Scouts.

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      LJS Dec 10, 2008 07:32 AM

      Well, I am not certain whether these folks would be famous in all circles, but back in the 50's a very popular cookie treat was the Playbox. It had iced cookies with nursery rhyme themes.It was the subject of a nostalgic thread not too long ago. Apparently, the boxes go for big bucks.

      And, of course, there is always Thje Gingerbread Man

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        nemo Dec 10, 2008 08:42 AM

        As much as it frightens me to think I actually remembered this, there's the Eatin' Park Smiley cookie.

        http://www.eatnpark.com/menu.asp

        I'm only submitting this in the name of research. This better be for a good cause!

        1. danhole Dec 10, 2008 12:01 PM

          Those talking, singing Chips Ahoy cookie guys.

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            MatthewDavid Dec 10, 2008 03:05 PM

            Oh...and Santa Claus, duh! He may not make 'em, but he sure does eat 'em. (I may be Jewish but I at least know that much.=)

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              adamshoe Dec 10, 2008 04:06 PM

              Back in the day, before Burry's was bought out by LU, they made (in addition to the much missed FudgeTown cookies, see other threads) a cookie called Mr. Chips. As I recall, he was a silhouetted figure in a Trenchcoat, but I could be wrong.. Happy searching! Adam

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                tinymango Dec 10, 2008 05:46 PM

                sadly, doesn't cookie monster eat fruit salad now? in the case of calourie counting

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                  pickledtink Dec 13, 2008 08:48 PM

                  Does the Pillsbury Doughboy count? He makes cookie dough!

                  1. MsMaryMc Dec 14, 2008 07:00 PM

                    Otis Spunkmeyer
                    Big Fig (he was the giant dancing fig who did ads for Fig Newtons...no, I am NOT making this up!!)

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                      MrsT Dec 15, 2008 07:41 AM

                      The Gingerbread Man

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                        Whippet Dec 15, 2008 09:58 PM

                        Going highbrow here... what about Proust? For the madeleines?
                        http://www.slate.com/id/2118443/

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