Shirriff Hockey Coins / Salada Foods 1961
Detroit Red Wings
Top Row L to R - Sid Abel, Warren Godfrey, Vic Stasiuk, Leo Labine, Howie Glover.
2nd Row - Gordie Howe, Val Fonteyne, Marcel Pronovost, Parker MacDonald, Alex Delvecchio.
3rd Row - Eddie Litzenberger, Al Johnson, Bruce MacGregor, Howie Young.
4th Row - Pete Goegan, Norm Ullman, Terry Sawchuk.
5th Row - Gerry Odrowski, Bill Gadsby.
Bottom - Hank Bassen
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.