Category: candy

Miss Virginia Herie’s Candy Store, Northbridge, Massachusetts, 1920s.

M&Ms, the candy, stand for Mars and Murrie. That’s the last names of the two men who developed them. Mars later bought out Murrie’s 20% share, and today the company bears only his name.

Vintage sexist advert presents BALLS – the candy to give you courage.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pennsylvania, July 17, 1927

The Fool-Killer, Pores Knob, North Carolina, October 1, 1925

The Honolulu Advertiser, Hawaii, December 23, 1931

The Progress-Index, Petersburg, Virginia, November 15, 1953

Lansing State Journal, Michigan, January 3, 1946

Harrisburg Daily Independent, Pennsylvania, April 11, 1907

Green Bay Press-Gazette, Wisconsin, July 18, 1933