Candy containers in the shape of pistols (3)

Candy containers in the shape of pistols (3)
Title
Candy containers in the shape of pistols (3)
Date 
ca. 1940s
Medium 
Glass, metal, paper
Dimensions 
a: 3 x 7 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. (7.6 x 19.1 x 3.2 cm) b: 4 x 7 3/4 x 1 1/2 in. (10.2 x 19.7 x 3.8 cm) c: 2 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 3/4
Description 
3 Pistols: a: clear glass pistol with silver screw on lid at end of barrel with colorful candy balls inside b: glass pistol with silver handle c: clear glass pistol with paper and metal lid at end of barrel with text
Credit Line 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number 
2009.52.2abc
Marks 
C: on cap: MUSICAL TOY/PACKED BY T.H. STOUGH CO., JNETTE, PA - PATENT PENDING/ SUGAR-STARCH-CORN SYRUP-1/4 OZ./U.S. CERTIFIED COLORS-ARTIFICIAL FLAVORS
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Creative: Tronvig Group