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Candy facts for Halloween

Ghosts, pirates, princesses, and maybe a Miley Cyrus will be showing up at your door this Thursday night asking for candy. A look at the numbers.

Sources: Zillow, Cambridge Historical Society, National Confectioners Association; Photographs: NECCO wafers photo by Dina Rudick/Globe staff/file; all others by iStockphoto

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