Scout was walking home from school when she noticed the gum packet sitting in the tree hole. She took them home and started chewing them, but when she told Jem about it, he told her to spit it out and didn't believe that she found it outside the Radley house.
Jem and Scout were walking home from school when Scout spotted a tinfoil box in the tree hole. She and Jem took it out and opened it to find two shiny Indian pennies. Jem decided that they would hold onto the pennies until someone came to claim them.