Today is National Ice Cream Sandwich Day! If you like Ice Cream Sandwiches, you will appreciate these tid- bits of trivia:The first original ice cream sandwich was sold for a penny in 1900 from a pushcart in the Bowery neighborhood of New York. The modern version of the ice cream sandwich was invented by Jerry Newberg in 1945 when he began selling ice cream at Forbes Field. And the alternatives to the ice cream sandwich are ice cream filled chocolate chip cookies and,oatmeal cookies, or a rice crispy wafer.Whatever your ice cream sandwich is made out of, enjoy it with a friend on these hot days of August. Happy Ice Cream Sandwich Day !!