Tip-Top Ice Cream, New Zealand, came into being in 1936. There are many, many images available. Here are a tip-top few:
That final photo kills me. Love it.
When talk turns to ice cream, I can tell you where my friend goes. Invariably. To Philadelphia.
To the Reading Terminal Market.
To Bassett’s Ice Cream. We agree – best ice cream experience in the world. And –
A great mural to boot. After a little reminiscing about Philadelphia, I steered the conversation back to New Zealand and Tip-Top Ice Cream. On the subject of New Zealand, he wanted to show me a few stamps that Gabby sent him maybe ten years ago:
At this point I had to insist – what did he think of the Tip-Top ice cream photos. His feelings weren’t hurt and he answered in a straightforward manner: