Bennie could thereafter be seen cruising around town in souped-up, expensive cars, since he could apparently find no other outlet for his newfound wealth. He seemed to rotate fairly equally between a red For Mustang, a yellow Chevrolet Camaro, and a lime green Dodge Charger. Townsfolk seeing those new and expensive vehicles on the road began to derisively refer to the trio as “Ketchup, Mustard, and Relish.”

For his part, when Bennie was told of the nicknames, he enthusiastically adopted them as his own, and added themed trim and custom nameplates to each car. In addition, he began recruiting flunkies to drive the cars with him in a trio so that all three condiments were out at the same time.

All of that was, naturally, before the accident that spread Ketchup, Mustard, and Relish all over what soon became known in local circles as “Hot Dog Street.”

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