Historical Mail Pouch chewing tobacco sign in Appleton restored
By Pauleen Le
By Will Weider
APPLETON - A surprise discovery is breathing new life into an old sign in downtown Appleton.Will Weider and his wifebought the Conkey's Bookstorebuilding back in February. Soon after, renovations began to transform the place intotheir newhome.
On one of the walls, hidden behind plaster was a hand-paintedad for Mail Pouch chewing tobacco.The Weiders have decided toincorporate this piece of history into their renovation plans.FOX 11's Pauleen Le spent the morning with the owners to learn more about it.
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