Gum Balls -
Candy seen on the detective drama MICKEY SPILLANE'S MIKE
HAMMER/CBS/1984-87. To satisfy his sweet tooth, private eye
Mike Hammer (Stacy Keach) kept a gumball machine in his
office-behind his desk and to the left. Mild-mannered science
teacher Robinson Peepers (Wally Cox) on the sitcom MR.
PEEPERS/NBC/1952-55 also enjoyed gumballs. He once said "I
keep a gumball on me for recess period. It helps pass the time