Classic candy through the years

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Do you know which candy was originally named Lik-M-Aid? What about Opal Fruits? Or, which candy became famous from the movie "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" or from television shows such as "Seinfeld" and "Laverne & Shirley"? Find out the answers to these questions and more as we look at classic candy from the 1920s through today. You can purchase the candy at nostalgic candy stores on Long Island or on groovycandies.com, which provided many of the fun facts.

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