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Scott, Arthur Paper Towels
Schawlow, Arthur Laser
Schroeder, Becky Glo-Sheet
Schulz, Charles "PEANUTS"
Schwinn, Ignaz Schwinn Bicycle
Sherman. Patsy Scotchgard
Shockley, William Transistor
Sholes, Christopher QWERTY Keyboard
Typewriter
Silver, Spencer Post-it Notes
Smith, C. Harold Crayons
Smith, Sam Scotchgard
Spencer, Percy LeBaron Microwave Oven
Spilsbury, John Jigsaw Puzzle
Stanley, William Transformer
Strauss, Levi Blue Jeans
Stringley, Norman SuperBall
Strite, Charles Toaster
Sundback, Gideon Zipper
Swan, Joseph Light Bulb

 

DID YOU KNOW?
Everything that the son knew about locks he learned from his father, Linus Yale Sr..
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FUN FACTS
Ole Evinrude, inventor of the outboard motor, born in Oslo, Norway
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EVER WONDER
Did you ever wonder who invented that marvelous piece of bent wire known as the safety pin?
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