Comstock Apples for use in pie-making - this advertisement is from 1956:
And this is how it looks now:
Homemade fresh apple pie is better, of course. In fact - we just had some delicious apple pie made by my sister for dessert on Christmas night. I suppose if you are in a major hurry, this filling in a can would be useful for a quicker version. Honestly, I can't remember the last time I was in such a hurry that I wouldn't rather take the time to peel and slice fresh apples. But I still can appreciate the fact that products such as this are out there for busy people who just don't have enough time in their days!