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1975: Dryer Sheets

Wang, Linda. “Dryer Sheets.” Chemical and Engineering News. American Chemical Society, 14 Apr. 2008. Web. 7 May 2013. Dryer sheets are typically made of unwoven polyester sheets coated in softening agents. Advertisements

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1937: Bendy Straw

Freidman, Joseph B. “Drinking Tube.” Patent 2094268. 28 September 1937.

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1960: “Hi Ho! Cherry-O” Cherry

“Hi Ho! Cherry-O.” Hi Ho! Cherry-O. Board Game Geek. Web. 01 Nov. 2012. <http://www.boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/6932/hi-ho-cherry-o&gt;.

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1956: Play-Doh Container Lid

“Hasbro.” Playdoh. Web. 01 Nov. 2012. <http://www.hasbro.com/playdoh/en_US/about.cfm&gt;.

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1957: Food Lion Brand

“Food Lion’s History.” Food Lion Corporate. Web. 01 Nov. 2012. <http://www.foodlion.com/Corporate/History&gt;.

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1938: Green Army Men/Toy Soldier

Townsend, Allie. “All-TIME 100 Greatest Toys.” Time. Time, 16 Feb. 2011. Web. 08 Oct. 2012. <http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,2049243_2048649_2049009,00.html&gt;.

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1968: Guide Ring for Fishing Rod

Nelson, Forest W. “Guide Ring for a Fishing Rod.” Patent 3402500. 24 September 1968.

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