Witty and Wonderful Conversation Hearts
The sayings on the Conversation hearts is engaging – the history is fascinating. The Conversation, or Love Hearts, were made in the mid-1800s by Daniel Chase, who invented a machine that stamped sayings onto candy. Originally called “Wedding Candy,” the sayings were long and usually printed on paper wrapped around the sweet. Daniel’s brother, Oliver, invented the “Chase Lozenge” in 1847, now known as the NECCO wafer. Comes in a 4-ounce bag with the history on the label.