Choward's Violet Mints - 1 roll

Choward's Violet Mints - 1 roll


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SKU: 41494

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Choward's Violet Mints have a floral flavor and fragrance, which makes for a very unique candy experience. Each roll has 15 mints.
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My father grew up in the 1930’s and for as long as I can remember, he always had a pack of these violet square mints in his pocket. One afternoon when I was about 5 he came home from work and I was in a bad mood. He taught me how to make a whistle from a blade of grass and gave me one of his special violet mints and I forgot why I’d been mad. The smell of these mints always reminds me of how Dad made bad things disappear. Julie from Colorado
My Busia use to give me Choward's Violet candies when we use to sit and talk in the safety of her room. She passed away 2 1/2 years ago at 100 years and 10 days. I now share this sweet treat and the memories that go with it with my daughter. I know she's passing those candies out to my three sons in heaven until I'm up there when I'm 100 too. Lori via Facebook
There were things that you DID NOT DO on the Sundays of my African-American Childhood. You didn't fry fish (Catholics habitually did on FRIDAYS) because it made the house smelly; if your unplanned Guest was a Gossip, that would never do. Women wore hats and white gloves to church. (It wasn't Middle Class; it was respect for the Day of Rest) Men starched pristine white handkerchiefs in their vests, and Women tucked flowered hankies in slim purses along with a roll or two of CHOWARD'S VIOLETS. In a quiet church, Dad might motion to Mom; VIOLETS were passed across you to him, and the delicate fragrance hit your nose. You looked imploringly at her (YOU DIDN'T TALK IN CHURCH BACK THEN), and she passed a round of those good purple squares to each of us kids.....For many a Baby Boomer, that's the way it once was..... Amy from New York

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Classic candy

My wife saw these and made me order her a few. She loved these as a child and was surprised to see them online for sale. This candy is a true classic, both my wife and I are over 40 and ate these as kids so that tells you how long they've been around. Both these and the gum are something we enjoy. I've already placed 2 orders for them.


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