This Tootsie Pop ringer shirt features an image of the famous animated owl about to lick the lollipop filled with a chewy Tootsie Roll. The shirt reads, “How many licks?”
Animated commercials for Tootsie Pops first starting airing in 1969. A boy asked a cow, a fox, a turtle, and an owl how many licks it takes to get to the center of a Tootsie Pop. The owl licked the Tootsie Pop three times, then bit into it. The owl became the most popular commercial character and only the boy and owl appeared in Tootsie Pop commercials afterwards.
Everyone will immediately know that you are a fan of the hard lollipops filled with flavored Tootsie Rolls when you wear this Retro Mr. Owl How Many Licks? Tootsie Pop Ringer Shirt!