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Edwin Elijah Perkins
Birth: Jan. 8, 1889
Death: Jul. 3, 1961

Edwin and Kitty were the creators of Kool-Aid. They created it in their home in Hastings, Nebraska during The Great Depression, both as a source of income for themselves, and as a "poor man's" soda pop for families on next-to-nothing budgets. 
 
Burial:
Parkview Cemetery
Hastings
Adams County
Nebraska, USA
 
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Record added: Sep 19, 2000
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Edwin Elijah Perkins
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Edwin Elijah Perkins
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Edwin Elijah Perkins
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