I heard a (possibly apocryphal) story about jelly babies
"Jelly Babies were originally known as Peace Babies coming out after the end of WW1. The company stopped making them then after WW2 a Christian started to make them again this time calling them Jelly Babies. He designed in them a means of illustrating the gospel.
To get the story you have to lick off the floury stuff that they are sprinkled with. Once you do that you can see that the black jelly baby has a heart on it. This was used to illustrate sin and the darkness of the human heart. The green jelly baby is crying which the maker used to illustrate human misery. The red jelly baby has a big B on its chest which represents a blood sacrifice. The pink jelly baby is an actual baby which pointed to the need of being born again. The yellow jelly baby has a necklace around it which was to illustrate the riches and treasures of the Christian life whilst the orange baby is carrying a bag which illustrated the need of being prepared for the Christian walk."
Speaking personally I have never examined a jelly baby closely enough to know if this is true or not. According to wikipedia jelly babies had a uniform shape until 1989, which would suggest it is not true.
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