The Legend of the Candy Cane (ATS) 25-pack This illustrative tract presents the gospel by connecting each element of the popular Christmas candy with a related Scripture reference. Partial text Long ago there were two villages in a distant land. One was in a valley, and one was on a mountaintop. The people in the mountain village wanted to give each person in the valley a Christmas gift. So the mountain townspeople formed a committee to think of something special. Money was limited, and each gift had to be of equal value to each person. After much time and discussion a decision was finally reached. The town�s candy maker, an elderly gentleman who had loved Jesus for many years, came up with an idea�the candy cane. Now, you may be thinking, what is so special about a candy cane�and how can it ever be tied in with the real meaning of Christmas? Continue reading to find out how and why!