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12 Days Continues…Day 9

UPDATE: Congratulations to the winner of Day 9, Heidi!

Yesterday’s answer: Yellow.

Day 9: 5 Balls Be Sweet Taffy (100 yards each) in Salt Water Taffy

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For chance to win, you must answer the following question in the comment section of this post…

The World’s biggest what was made at Utica, New York in January 1998?

A winner will be chosen tomorrow, so be sure you leave your comment before then. I will contact the winner for your shipping information. Again, US residents only.

Stay tuned for 3 more days!

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31 Comments Post a comment
  1. Trina Webb #

    The World’s Biggest Watering Can

    December 19, 2013
  2. Olivia #

    A jam donut. YUMMMMM.

    December 19, 2013
  3. Julie Spiegelman #

    A jam donut!

    December 19, 2013
  4. Rebecca Martin #

    Jam doughnut

    December 19, 2013
  5. barbara #

    Jam donut

    December 19, 2013
  6. Beverly Davis #

    Water can…interesting questions, lots of fun!

    December 19, 2013
  7. Cathy #

    Jam Doughnut.

    December 19, 2013
  8. it was the jam doughnut. The watering can was in 2000. Utica seems to be into big things.

    December 19, 2013
  9. Adrienne #

    Jam doughnut!

    December 19, 2013
  10. Lori #

    Jam Doughnut!! Delicious!! Such a fun giveaway and love the yarn!!

    December 19, 2013
  11. Lochlan Stuart #

    Jelly or jam doughnut. Yun. LOVE the giveawy yarn?

    December 19, 2013
  12. mama_g #

    A conundrum because the jam doughnut was in 1993, not listed with Guinness. The watering can at the zoo was in 2000. Utica, an enigma!
    Gabby

    December 19, 2013
  13. Karen Seman #

    I’m hoping it was the jelly donut instead of the watering can. Give me donuts any day!!

    December 19, 2013
  14. Bethany #

    Yeah, I’m with Mama G – looks like the watering can was 2000 and the jelly doughnut was 2003. Either way the yarn looks yummy!!

    December 19, 2013
  15. Shelly #

    Jelly doughnut – as yummy as the yarn!

    December 19, 2013
  16. Savannagal #

    Jam doughnut

    December 19, 2013
  17. Autumn #

    Looks like a jam doughnut (yum!). Thank god I didn’t live in Utica then – I would have eaten it!

    December 19, 2013
  18. Valerie #

    The watering can

    December 19, 2013
  19. Jeffrey #

    Watering can.

    December 19, 2013
  20. Jean Horner #

    watering can! It is rumored it has a long distance romance with the Smithsonian’s typewriter eraser, (Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen) mostly sonnets and weepy love letters. http://www.nga.gov/feature/sculpturegarden/sculpture/sculpture1-fs.shtm

    Just saying…

    December 19, 2013
  21. Barb #

    I guess I am going with the watering can. Love that yarn!

    December 19, 2013
  22. That would be a jam donut. (yummy for the whole family)

    December 19, 2013
  23. Jam donut!

    December 19, 2013
  24. Joan #

    Watering can.

    December 19, 2013
  25. Curls11 #

    Watering can

    December 19, 2013
  26. Joanne #

    Hmm…a bit of google searching…I am going with Jam donut….kind of goes with the visual of the yarn & the center being the filling!

    December 19, 2013
  27. Cynthia #

    Jam Doughnut – nothing says Utica like a Huge Jam Doughnut! What’s next? A huge cup of coffee to go with it? Count me in!

    December 19, 2013
  28. Going with Jam Doughnut, which sounds really gross (sorry). :-)

    December 19, 2013
    • Susan D Smith #

      It is quite gross – unless you’re about 5 yrs. old and into interactive, messy eating! I can say this because I live near and work in Utica, NY.

      December 20, 2013
  29. Heidi #

    So I am going with the jam doughnut since the watering can was in 2000 for the zoo. Seems to be some mixed answers in online trivia world for this one, but I will believe the Utica Library. ;) What troubles me is that no one said how big the jam doughnut was. Quite sad about that.

    Lol. Gorgeous yarn; it may be my favorite so far!

    December 20, 2013
  30. Susan D Smith #

    I live near Utica, NY and work in Utica, NY and can definitely say, with confidence, that it was the Jelly Bun (jam donut), The watering can, though quite large, is not the answer. It resides at the Utica Zoo.

    The jelly bun (jam donut) is a seasonal treat here in Utica. February is the official “Jelly Bun” month here in Utica and the commercial for themn features local celebrities eating them and getting white powder all over their darkest clothes while getting powder and jam “moustaches”.

    December 20, 2013

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