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Inventors who left their brands on America

Author: Frank H Olsen
Publisher: New York : Bantam, 1991.
Series: Bantam starfire book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Companies include Adams Chewing Gum, Dr. Pepper, Famous Amos Cookies, Elizabeth Arden cosmetics, Armstrong Floors and Ceilings, Mary Kay Cosmetics, Baldwin Pianos, Bell Telephone Co., Birds Eye Frozen Foods, Black & Decker Tools, Borden Milk, Milton Bradley Games, Buick automobiles, Campbell's Soups, Vaseline petroleum jelly, Clark Bar, Colgate toothpaste, Lionel trains, Ralston Purina Co., Walt Disney Productions,
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank H Olsen
ISBN: 0553292110 9780553292114
OCLC Number: 24550368
Notes: "A Bantam Starfire Book"--Cover.
Description: ix, 196 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Bantam starfire book.
Responsibility: Frank H. Olsen.

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Companies include Adams Chewing Gum, Dr. Pepper, Famous Amos Cookies, Elizabeth Arden cosmetics, Armstrong Floors and Ceilings, Mary Kay Cosmetics, Baldwin Pianos, Bell Telephone Co., Birds Eye Frozen Foods, Black & Decker Tools, Borden Milk, Milton Bradley Games, Buick automobiles, Campbell's Soups, Vaseline petroleum jelly, Clark Bar, Colgate toothpaste, Lionel trains, Ralston Purina Co., Walt Disney Productions, Dole Pineapple, Eastman Kodak, Incandescent electric light bulb, Evinrude Outboard Motors, Fanny Farmer Candy, Firestone Tire & Rubber Co., Folger's Coffee, Ford automobiles, Fuller brushes, Procter & Gamble, Gerber baby food, Gillette razors, Betty Crocker cake mixes, B.F. Goodrich tires, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., Graham crackers, Hallmark cards, Barbie doll, Harvard University, H.J. Heinz Co., Hershey's chocolate, Hewlett-Packard computers, Hires root beer, Howard Johnson's ice cream, Kellogg's cereals, Kraft cheese, Polaroid land camera, Estee Lauder cosmetics, Listerine, Lay's brand potato chips, Sara Lee, Macy's Department STore, McDonald's, Frisbees, Otis Elevators, Duncan Hines cake mixes, Parker pens, Parker Brothers games, J.C. Penney, Pillsbury flour, Post cereals, Pulitzer Prizes, Reynolds aluminum, Vick's Vapor Rub, Sears, Roebuck and Co., Helena Rubinstein Cosmetics, Aunt Jemima pancake mix, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Baby Ruth candy bar, Dr. Scholl's foot care products, Scott Paper products, Mrs. Smith's pies, Smith Brothers cough drops, Smucker's jams and jellies, Levi's jeans, Swanson's frozen dinners, Wendy's hamburgers, Welch's grape juice, Westinghouse Electric Corp., Wise Potato Chips, F.W. Woolworth stores, and Wrigley's chewing gum.

People include Thomas Adams Sr., Charles Alderton, Wally Amos, Elizabeth Arden, Thomas Armstrong, Mary Kay Ash, Dwight Hamilton Baldwin, Alexander Graham Bell, Clarence Birdseye, S. Duncan Black, Gail Borden, Milton Bradley, David Dunbar Buick, Joseph Campbell, Robert Augustus Chesebrough, David L. Clark, William Colgate, Joshua Lionel Cowen, William H. Danforth, Alonzo G. Decker, Walt Disney, James Dole, George Eastman, Albert Webster Edgerly, Thomas Alva Edison, Ole Evinrude, Fannie Farmer, Harvey S. Firestone, James A. Folger, Henry Ford, Alfred Carl Fuller, James Gamble, Dorothy Gerber, King Camp Gillette, Gold Medal Company, Dr. Benjamin Franklin Goodrich, Charles Goodyear, Rev. Sylvester Graham, Joyce C. Hall, Ruth and Elliot Handler, John Harvard, John Hayes, Henry John Heinz, Milton S. Hershey, William Hewlett, Charles E. Hires, Howard Johnson, Will Keith Kellogg, James Lewis Kraft, Edwin Land, Estee Lauder, Dr. Joseph Lawrence, Herman W. Lay, Charles Lubin, Rowland Hussy Macy, Maurice & Richard McDonald, Walter Frederick Morrison, Elisha Otis, David Packard, Roy Park, George Safford Parker, George Swinnerton Parker, James Cash Penney, Charles A. Pillsbury, C.W. Post, William Procter, Joseph Pulitzer, Richard Samuel Reynolds, Lunsford Richardson, Alvah Roebuck, Helena Rubinstein, Chris Rutt, Harland Sanders, Otto Schnering, Dr. William M. Scholl, Clarence Scott, Edward Scott, Richard Sears, Amanda Smith, William Smith, Jerome Smucker, Levi Strauss, Carl A. Swanson, R. David Thomas, Dr. Thomas Bramwell Welch, George Westinghouse, Earl V. Wise, Frank Winfield Woolworth, and William Wrigley Jr.

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