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A comb is a toothed device used for styling, cleaning and managing hair and scalp. Combs are ... Combs can be made out of a number of materials, most commonly plastic, metal or wood. Combs .... Ency...

Madam Walker, the First Black American Woman to Be a Self-Made ...

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Madam C.J. Walker, the first black millionairess in America, invented the ... and she invented the world's first hair-straightening formula and/or the hot comb.

Who invented the comb? - Quora

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Aug 13, 2015 ... I am talking about the traditional hair comb. I want to know who invented it or which people first started using it.Thanks :). UpdateCancel ...

The History of the Hot Comb | Black Girl with Long Hair

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Sep 8, 2010 ... "There is a misconception that the hot comb was invented by Madam C.J. Walker, the first self-made African-American millionaire. In all actuality ...

Who invented the first comb - Answers.com

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When did Walter sammons invent the hot comb? ... When was the first keyboard invented and who invented it? ... What year was the first hair comb invented?

Walter Sammons - The Comb and Walter Sammons - Inventors

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Walter Sammons patented an improved comb. ... on December 21, 1920 for an improved comb that straightened hair. According to Walter Sammons' patent he invented a heated comb that ... The History of Computers - Computer History.

Hair History | Madam CJ Walker

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I've spent a lot of time studying the history of the black women and hair. ... Oh, and by the way, Madam Walker DID NOT invent the perm, the hot comb or the ...

Lyda Newman: Inventor of an Improved Hair Brush

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Read a biography of Lyda Newman, the famous woman inventor who developed the first hair brush containing synthetic bristles.

A Brief History of Plastic's Conquest of the World - Scientific American

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May 29, 2011 ... For most of history, combs were made of almost any material humans had at .... female fans across the country to take scissors to their own hair.

Annie Malone: First African American Millionairess (Educator ...

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African-American Educator, Entrepreneur & Inventor. In the 1920s ... And if you are in the African American hair care or cosmetics industry, Annie is ... Hot Combs

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History of the Comb - eHow

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Used first as a rudimentary grooming tool, the comb has evolved into many forms ... The type of comb you need will vary depending on your hair's thickness and ... and bathrooms are most commonly made from plastic, while specialty combs ...

A Very Brief Glance at Hair Combs in History | W.U Hstry

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Nov 4, 2012 ... The hair comb can be an item of practically, beauty or ceremony; and ... might expect, it's impossible to pin-down an 'inventor of the hair comb.

Madame CJ Walker (Sarah Breedlove McWilliams Walker): Inventor ...

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Nov 25, 2007 ... One of the first American women of any race or rank to become a millionaire ... She invented her hair softener for use with a straightening comb.