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Christian Kent Nelson
Birth: Mar. 11, 1893
Death: Mar. 8, 1992

American Folk Figure. Inventor of the "Eskimo Pie". In 1920, he conceived the idea of a chocolate coated ice cream bar. Russell Stover was enthralled with his idea and became his partner. The treat was initially named the 'I-Scream-Bar'. Legend holds that Russell Stover came up with the "Eskimo Pie" name during a dinner party. 
 
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  Myrtle Nelson (1901 - 1991)*
 
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Burial:
El Toro Memorial Park
Lake Forest
Orange County
California, USA
Plot: Live Oak, Block 27, Lot 26, Space 3
GPS (lat/lon): 33.64304, -117.68209
 
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Record added: Oct 18, 1999
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