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Spangles was a brand of boiled sweets, manufactured by Mars Ltd in the United Kingdom from 1950 to the early eighties. They were bought in a paper tube with individual sweets cellophane wrapped. They were distinguished by their shape which was a rounded square with a circular depression on each face

Spangles were discontinued in the early eighties

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Mars (also Mars bar) is a chocolate bar manufactured by Mars, Inc. It was first manufactured in Slough, Berkshire in the United Kingdom in 1932 as a sweeter version of the American Milky Way bar which Mars, Inc. produced in the USA (not to be confused with the European version of Milky Way

Sherbet, Kali (Northern English), or Keli (Scottish) is a fizzy powder sweet, usually eaten by dipping a lollipop or liquorice, or licking a finger

Flying saucers

Small dimpled discs made from edible coloured paper (rice paper), typically filled with white unflavoured sherbet (the same form as in Sherbet Fountains)

Sherbet Fountain

Sherbet is sold in a plastic tube with twist-off lid, with a stick made from liquorice as a sherbet fountain. Many consumers regret the replacement of the former paper packaging

which allowed an extra dimension of enjoyment: the crushing of the caked lumps of sherbet as the paper cylinder was rolled between the hands. This is another example of Hutber's law: every "improvement" is in fact a deterioration. The top of the stick is supposed to be bitten off to form a straw and the sherbet sucked through it, where it fizzes and dissolves on the tongue, though many people prefer to either dip the liquorice in the sherbet and lick it off or to tip the sherbet into their mouths and eat the liquorice separately.

They are flavoured by aniseed oil, have a very strong aniseed flavour, and last for a long time in the mouth before dissolving. In the centre of the ball is normally a whole rapeseed, which is used for forming layers of sugar around, although other nuclei are sometimes used, for example a sugar crystal.

Gobstoppers,  are a type of hard sweet . They are usually round, usually range from about 1 cm across to 3 cm across (though much bigger gobstoppers can sometimes be found )and are traditionally very hard.

Aniseed balls are a type of hard round sweet sold in the UK. They are shiny and dark brownish red, and hard like Gobstoppers, but generally only 1 cm across. They are generally sold by weight- traditionally, for example, they were sold by quarter pound.

A pear drop is a British boiled sweet made from sugar and flavourings. The classic pear drop is a combination of half pink and half yellow in a pear-shaped drop about the size of a thumbnail, although they are more commonly found in packets containing separate yellow drops and pink drops in roughly equal proportions. The artificial flavour isoamyl acetate is responsible for the characteristic flavour of pear drops