There’s gum in them their hills! You get 2 ounces of real Gold Bubble Gum Nuggets in a little cloth miners bag. Do you remember this novelty candy in old fashioned Dime Stores?

Gold Mine Nugget Bubble Gum Candy in Bag

There’s gum in them their hills! You get 2 ounces of real Gold Bubble Gum Nuggets in a little cloth miners bag. Do you remember this novelty candy in old fashioned Dime Stores?

Marathon (1968) Marathon came to the UK courtesy of Forrest Mars Sr, estranged from the family business in the States, but free to adapt the recipes for European tastes. Aside from his eponymous bar packed with milk, sugar, glucose, and thick, thick chocolate, Mars' Slough-produced cash cow was a peanut-powered derivative of the American Snickers (the name was apparently tribute to the Mars family's favourite horse) 'brand alignment' saw Marathon adopt its maiden name in 1990

Marathon (1968) Marathon came to the UK courtesy of Forrest Mars Sr, estranged from the family business in the States, but free to adapt the recipes for European tastes. Aside from his eponymous bar packed with milk, sugar, glucose, and thick, thick chocolate, Mars' Slough-produced cash cow was a peanut-powered derivative of the American Snickers (the name was apparently tribute to the Mars family's favourite horse) 'brand alignment' saw Marathon adopt its maiden name in 1990

Synonymous with Christmas for anyone under 50, these much-missed mini-choc bars disappeared when manufacturer Terry's of York was gobbled up by multinational food giant, Kraft, in 2005. The foil-paper wrappers and flavours were, however, seared by rote and gluttony into the memory of a generation. Devon Milk, Café Au Lait, Plain Dessert – colour-coded in oranges, browns and aquas, as if to blend into the wallpaper of a 1970s living room – these were tiny Yuletide treats

The golden age of British sweets - in pictures

Synonymous with Christmas for anyone under 50, these much-missed mini-choc bars disappeared when manufacturer Terry's of York was gobbled up by multinational food giant, Kraft, in 2005. The foil-paper wrappers and flavours were, however, seared by rote and gluttony into the memory of a generation. Devon Milk, Café Au Lait, Plain Dessert – colour-coded in oranges, browns and aquas, as if to blend into the wallpaper of a 1970s living room – these were tiny Yuletide treats

Spangles Flavours - loved the Coca Cola one! #spangles #sweets #1970s

Spangles Flavours - loved the Coca Cola one! #spangles #sweets #1970s

UK - Bassett's - Jelly Babies candy box - 1970's to early 1980's by JasonLiebig, via Flickr

UK - Bassett's - Jelly Babies candy box - 1970's to early 1980's by JasonLiebig, via Flickr


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Lucozade in orange film wrapping. Strictly only allowed if you were genuinely ill.

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Weekend chocolates. When we were kids, Dad used to buy my Mum a box of these after work every Friday.

Weekend chocolates. When we were kids, Dad used to buy my Mum a box of these after work every Friday.

http://forums.doyouremember.co.uk/threads/10188-Sweet-wrappers-over-the-years/page6

http://forums.doyouremember.co.uk/threads/10188-Sweet-wrappers-over-the-years/page6

Cadbury Vending Machines. Fruit & Nut. Whole Nut. Photo by Sam Tait / GoldScotland71

Cadbury Vending Machines. Fruit & Nut. Whole Nut. Photo by Sam Tait / GoldScotland71

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