The Finest Creamery Butter was purchased, so it could be made into hardened circular objects where quality was obscured by the obdurate nature of the product.

Purity! No candy-poisoning possibilities here.

William Reed and brother Eugene started the company in the last 19th century; it made it all the way to the 21st before its parent - Wrigley - discontinued the brand. For a while they were owned by Lorillard, which decide to branch out into other things you could stick in your moth and suck. The brand was revived by Iconic Candy, which sells revived brands people liked.

Or at least remembered.