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candy man

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candy man

noun phrase

A narcotics supplier; connection, pusher (1960s+ Narcotics)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • That's our candy man,—the tallest one—and they've got him hand-cuffed.

    Tabitha's Vacation

    Ruth Alberta Brown
  • The first of these that I shall describe is the “candy man.”

  • The laughter of the two seemed at last to penetrate the candy man.

  • The candy man was out and at her side in an instant, assisting her to rise.

    The Little Red Chimney Mary Finley Leonard
  • "Thank you, I am not hurt—only rather shaken," she said in answer to the candy man.

    The Little Red Chimney Mary Finley Leonard
  • In this way the candy man learned that her name was Bentley.

    The Little Red Chimney Mary Finley Leonard
  • Just here the recollection that he was a candy man brought him up short.

    The Little Red Chimney Mary Finley Leonard
  • How could a candy man be expected to know what he was about?

    The Little Red Chimney Mary Finley Leonard
  • Oh, yes, the candy man knew, and applauded Virginia's ambition.

    The Little Red Chimney Mary Finley Leonard

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