MILTON’S BIRTH AND EARLY LIFE. Milton like candy at a young age. Milton was born. Milton sold candy from a cart he pushed around town. He sold candy for a penny per piece!
ADOLESCENCE AND ADULTHOODMilton married Kitty on May 25,1898.Milton and Kitty lived in a big house in Lancaster.He was thinking of many names for his chocolate like…Roly Polies, McGinties, Jim Crakes, and Lotuses.
HERSHEY IN CUBA BETWEEN 1916 AND 1937, MILTON HERSHEY SPENT MOST WINTER MONTHS IN CUBA OVERSEEING SUGAR PRODUCTION, OFTEN TRAVELING BACK AND FORTH TO HERSHEY TO MANAGE BUSINESS AT HOME. HERSHEYSMANNER OF DOING BUSINESS IN CUBA DIFFERED SHARPLY FROM MOST FOREIGN BUSINESSMENWHO EXPLOITED THE COUNTRY AND TOOK THEIR PROFITS HOME WITH THEM. MILTON HERSHEY PROVIDED COMFORTABLE HOUSING, GOOD SCHOOLS, RECREATION AND HEALTHY LIVING CONDITIONS FOR HIS CUBAN WORKERS. HISANNUAL TRIPS TO CUBA ENDED WHEN HIS AGE AND DECLINING HEALTH PUT AN END TO EXTENDED TRAVEL.
MILTON HERSHEY’S ACCOMPLISHMENTS! Milton Hershey made many kinds of chocolate. Milton made many chocolate-114 kinds of them! If you want a shape of chocolate in a Milton cigar, lobster or a bike you could find it in the Hershey Chocolate Company. and In 1900, he started making Hershey’s Milk Chocolate. Kitty Hershey!