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Acme Packing Company

The Acme Packing Company was based in Chicago! They purchased the Indian Packing Company, which was based in Green Bay, who had ben sponsoring a football team, the Packers, since 1919.

In 1921 they sponsored the Acme Packers as they joined the American Professional Football Association.

The APFA would change its name to the NFL in 1922 and the rest is history.