Licorice Pipes were very popular in penny candy stores in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. Licorice Pipes were one of the popular tobacco-themed candies of the early 20th century. The original manufacturer of Licorice Pipes was Good n’ Plenty which was founded in 1893. Licorice originally came to the U.S. in the 1600’s with the British. Most Licorice Pipes come in red or black.