The Bullock Texas State History Museum presents Texas Focus: Andy Paris: Bubble Gum King
The Bullock will present a screening and conversation about Andy Paris: Bubble Gum King as part of the Texas Focus film series, a cinematic exploration of the Texas narrative. The event will include a conversation with the directors John Paris and Gabriel Ramirez. This is the documentary of Andrew J. Paris of McAllen Texas, the first businessman to mass produce bubblegum after World War II. He became an overnight, international success and dubbed "The Bubble Gum King of America" by Life Magazine in 1947.