See How The Messages On "Sweethearts" Have Changed Over The Years

The Sweetheart candy messages have been around since the 1860s and were orginally a candy shell witha paper message inside until 1866 when they started printing them on the hearts themselves just like they do now. However, even if the candy hasn't changed much since 1866.. the messages on them have. See how much they've evolved!

1800s: 

  • MAY I SEE YOU HOME AFTER THE CIRCUS?
  • PLEASE SEND A LOCK OF HAIR BY RETURN MAIL
  • YOUR LIPS ARE LIKE A ROSE

1900s:

  • BE MINE
  • KISS ME
  • MARRY ME
  • THE ONE I LOVE

1950s:

  • HEP CAT
  • HOT DAWG
  • SUGAR PIE
  • YAK YAK

1990s: 

  • 1-800 CUPID
  • AS IF
  • FAX ME
  • LET'S DO LUNCH

2016: 

  • #LOVE
  • HOLLA
  • TXT ME
  • SWEET TWEET