S. S. Adams
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S. S. Adams (1879? - October 20, 1963) was born Søren Adam Sørensen near Aarhus, Denmark in 1869. He emigrated to the U.S. as a child.
In 1906, he founded one of the largest novelty and joke manufacturing company in the world, S.S. Adams Co..
- Demaris, Kirk : Life of The Party: A Visual History of the S.S. Adams Company, Neptune, NJ, S.S. Adams Co., (2006)
- Rauscher, William : S.S. Adams: High Priest of Pranks and Merchant of Magic, Oxford, CT, David E. Haversat, (2002)
- Zolotow, Maurice : It Takes All Kinds, New York, Random House, (1952)