Their Halloween advertisements are an interesting window into the customs a century ago. The practice of trick-or-treating would not become acceptable until the 1950s. Children would have celebrated attending Halloween parties instead, where many of the treats listed below would have been served.
Loft survived the Great Depression by acquiring with the bankrupt soda fountain company Pepsi-Cola, popularizing the beverage at their soda fountains.
Enjoy these oddball treats! The ad below is from October 28, 1921:
And what the heck are 'National Babies (a filled confection)? From October 25, 1922