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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack-in-the-box

A jack-in-the-box is a children's toy that outwardly consists of a box with a crank. When the ... A theory as to the origin of the jack-in-the-box is that it comes from the 14th century English prelate Sir John Schorne, who is often pictured holding a ...

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(http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml04/04528.html). No one knows for certain where and when the first jack-in-the-box toy was made, but the toy can be  ...

www.toyhalloffame.org/toys/jack-box

The jack-in-the-box offers continual delight. Known since the 16th century, and appearing as a Punch box (minus sidekick Judy), an admiral on a stick, and a ...

www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/jack-in-the-box.html

Meaning. A toy consisting of a box containing a figure with a spring, which leaps up when the lid is raised. Origin. Jack in the box On the face of it, ...

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History of the Jack-in-the-Box Toy. No one knows for certain where and when the first jack-in-the-box toy was made, but the toy can be reliably traced back to the ...

blog.retroplanet.com/jack-in-the-box

Aug 4, 2009 ... History of the Jack-in-the-Box Toy. The Jack-in-the-Box has been one of the most enduring toys throughout the centuries. There are many ...

forums.catholic.com/showthread.php?t=683731

Several years ago I heard in an interview that the Jack-in-the-Box toy had an anti- catholic origin because it was mocking the doctrine of the ...

pixar.wikia.com/wiki/Jack-in-the-Box

Jack-in-the-Box is one of the toys at Sunnyside Daycare. He is a Jack in the Box toy who is first seen popping out of his box when Andy's toys fall onto the floor ...

www.englishforums.com/English/JackInTheBoxToy/wvrn/post.htm

This is an interesting topic for me (origin of words) so I researched a little about " Jack-in-the-box". According to Wikipedia A jack-in-the-box is a ...