Photo: David Elmer Hocker Butter Pretzel Baking Co. Truck

David Elmer Hocker and Pretzel truck
David Elmer Hocker and Pretzel truck

David Elmer Hocker was listed as a baker in the 1910 US census and as a baker for the Butter Pretzel Baking Co. in 1930. According to the above photo, David Hocker was the proprietor of the Butter Pretzel Baking Co. in Harrisburg. His sons were also employees of the company in 1930.

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3 Comments

  1. Sharon

    Hi! I recently found the same “Butter Bretzel” box too. Did you every find anything out about the box Bill?

    Sharon

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    1. dylan

      Have you found any photos of the milk box? My friend is trying to restore the one he found but I can’t found any photos

      Reply

  2. I recently picked op a large tin that says “butter bretzel (with a b) baking co, harrisburg pa. Its kinda square and about the size and shape of an old milk box that used to sit on my porch. Is this from your co, and how was it used?
    thanks
    bill

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