Shirriff Hockey Coins / Salada Foods 1961
Chicago Black Hawks
Top Row L to R - Wayne Hillman, Stan Mikita, Eric Nesterenko, Reg Fleming, Bobby Hull.
2nd Row - Elmer Vasko, Pierre Pilote, Chico Maki, Glenn Hall, Murray Balfour.
3rd Row - Bronco Horvath, Ken Wharram, Ab McDonald, Red Hay.
4th Row - Dollard St. Laurent, Ron Murphy, Bob Turner.
5th Row - Jerry Melnyk, Jack Evans.
Bottom - Rudy Pilous
For several years, starting in the 1950s, Shirriff / Salada gave away coins with depictions of National Hockey League Hockey players on them in their food packages. At first, these coins were made of metal, but the company converted to plastic coins in the 1960s.