Tag Archives: sweetest day

Saturday, October 20, is the Sweetest Day of the Year!

It was 1922 and a committee of 12 confectioners in Cleveland, Ohio, distributed 20,000 boxes of candy to “newsboys,¬†orphans, old folks, and the poor,” according to the Cleveland Plain Dealer on October 8th of that year. Some of the biggest … Continue reading

Posted in Holiday | Tagged , , , | Comments Off