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Weird Tales video: How Cheerios got its name

Former MPR host Gary Eichten narrated a series of videos during MinnRoast 2016 entited “Weird Tales from Minnesota History.” This video (possibly) recreates the moment in 1945 when General Mills chose the name “Cheerios” for their legendary cereal.

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