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Patrick Murphy, former Nine PBS producer, tells the story of how the Murphy and Switzer families met, married, and made candies in St. Louis. The historical documentary celebrates St. Louis, resiliency, and the American Dream, and spans three generations, two World Wars, economic depressions, and labor unrest.

Premieres Thursday, June 10 at 8 pm on Nine PBS and livestream. Stream on the PBS Video App or online below.
Repeats Sunday, June 13 at 2:30 pm, Monday, June 14 at 3:30 am, and Saturday, June 19 at 3:30 pm, on Nine PBS.

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Candy Men: The Story of Switzer's Licorice

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How the Murphy and Switzer families met, married, and made candies in St. Louis.

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