What is the name of the girls in 'laffy taffy' clip?
If you mean historically important, I'm not sure that it is, although items like candy can have tremendous nostalgiac impact for individuals. One could argue that Laffy Taffy has popular cultural significance, and a hip-hop song of the same name achieved some notoriety (although it didn't sell as well as the candy). the song is discussed in the article below. It once held the space shuttle together.
What are the release dates for The Mighty B - 2008 Something's Wrong with This Taffy Name Shame 1-18?
Some candy that was popular in the 1970's were Andes mints, apple heads, blow pops, bottle caps, bubble gum cigars, bubble yum, bubblicious bubble gum, buckeyes, candy charm bracelets, and cherry heads. Other popular candy was curly wurly, gobstoppers, grape heads, gum balls, Hershey's dark chocolate, jelly belly, and laffy taffy just to name a few.
2 theories: 1: The taffy became popular and was sold at the boardwalk in Atlantic City, New Jersey. So it became known as salt water taffy because of its proximity to the ocean. 2: A candy maker named David Bradley built his candy shop too close to the edge of the boardwalk (in Altlantic City, New Jersey as well) and a storm came and the ocean rose and flooded the store. Later a girl came…