Henry J Heinz begins to produce and advertise tomato ketchup

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Historical Context Note

Henry John Heinz's (11th October, 1844 - 14th May, 1919) company 'F. & J. Heinz' began to produce tomato ketchup in 1876. It was advertised under the slogan 'Blessed relief for Mother and the other women in the household!'

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