Jelly beans are small bean-shaped sugar candies with soft candy shells and
thick gel interiors. The confection comes in a wide variety of colors and flavors,
and is primarily made of sugar. Contents...
The earliest reference to jelly beans is associated with Boston candy maker
William Schrafft who urged people to send his jelly beans to Union soldiers
1869. Gustav Goelitz, 24, opens a candy business in Belleville, Illinois, and sets
the family on its sweet destiny. That's him in front with his foot on the barrel. 1894.
Jelly beans have been a favorite candy for over a century, but have their roots ...
Jelly Belly, a major jelly bean producer, even created a special blueberry flavor ...
Apr 19, 2012 ... The earliest reference to this jelly-bean ancestor is from the 1800s, when a
Boston candy maker named William Schrafft advertised his jelly ...
food humor cooking The jellybean is a treat that comes from very far away. ... The
earliest recorded advertisement was made by William Schraft in which he ...
Mar 25, 2016 ... An army of jelly beans, marching towards your mouth. ... enough by 1905 for the
word “jelly bean” to have made it into Webster's dictionary.
Apr 21, 2014 ... Even though no one knows exactly who invented the jelly bean, the colorful
candy has still had a pretty fun journey. A popular candy during the ...
Jun 22, 2011 ... He conceptualized the idea for a new kind of jellybean, and asked Bay Area
manufacturer Herman Goelitz Candy Co. to create recipes and ...
Apr 22, 2014 ... With jelly beans being one of our favorite treats, we thought weâ€™d ... in the
1900s and were the first confection to be sold by weight rather than price. ... (Jelly
Belly created a new flavor, Blueberry, specifically for the event.).