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Plastic flamingo

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Pink plastic flamingos are one of the most famous lawn ornaments in the United States, along ... Union Products, of Leominster, Massachusetts, stopped production of pink flamingos on November 1, 200...

Man Who Created The Pink Plastic Lawn Flamingo Dies : The Two ...

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Jun 23, 2015 ... The flamingo ornament was one of hundreds of items that Donald Featherstone made for the Union Products plastics company.

A Brief History of the Plastic Pink Flamingo | Mental Floss

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Jun 23, 2015 ... based Union Products to make three-dimensional lawn ornaments. He created the first pink flamingo lawn ornament, his second assignment, ... Why This Company is the Apple of UnderwearHuffington Post | Mack Weldon.

Inventor of plastic pink flamingo dies at age 79 - Fortune

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Jun 24, 2015 ... Don Featherstone, creator of the original plastic pink flamingo, sits surrounded by many of the plastic creatures at Union Products, Inc. in Leominster, Mass on ... Union Products, which made a variety of plastic lawn ornaments.

Creator of pink plastic lawn flamingo dies | Local News - WCVB Home

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Jun 23, 2015 ... Donald Featherstone, creator of the pink plastic lawn flamingo, the ultimate ... Ig Nobel Prize winner and creator of the plastic pink flamingo lawn ornament, ... Featherstone, who died Monday at 79, embraced the fame the invention brought him. ... flamingo in 1957 for plastics company Union Products Inc., ...

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Pink Flamingos - Useless Information

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Either way, the pink flamingo is a part of the American landscape. ... From marble statues created centuries ago to the Granny Fannies of the late 1980's, lawn ... the pink flamingo can be traced back to 1946 when a company called Union Products started ... The plaster cast, in turn, was used to form the molds for the plastic.

Don Featherstone, creator of pink flamingo lawn ornament, dies at 79

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Jun 25, 2015 ... Don Featherstone, creator of the original plastic pink flamingo, sits ... by many of the plastic creatures at Union Products Inc. in Leominster in 1998. ... that her husband was the one who created the popular lawn ornament.

Inventor of pink plastic flamingo dies at 79 | NOLA.com

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Jun 23, 2015 ... Inventor of pink plastic flamingo dies at 79 ... 1996 Ig Nobel Prize winner and creator of the plastic pink flamingo lawn ornament, poses with ... created the ornamental flamingo in 1957 for plastics company Union Products Inc., ...

Creator of pink plastic lawn flamingo dies at 79 - Tampa Bay Times

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Dec 15, 2015 ... Photo gallery: Our homage to the noble plastic pink flamingo ... One Donald Featherstone, to be precise, who invented the plastic lawn flamingo in 1957. ... It's probably the only lawn ornament to achieve such status. ... told the Tampa Bay Times in 2002 of his work for plastics company Union Products.

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Don Featherstone, Inventor of the Pink Flamingo (in Plastic), Dies at 79

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Jun 23, 2015 ... Mr. Featherstone's first pink plastic flamingo came off the assembly line in 1957. ... he took a job with Union Products, a maker of plastic lawn ornaments in ... But a few years later the Cado Company, of Fitchburg, Mass., ...

The Tacky History of the Pink Flamingo | Arts & Culture | Smithsonian

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From The Smithsonian Collections: Plastic Flamingos, c. ... suburb, lawn ornaments of any kind, let alone plastic pink flamingos, were anathema. ... company Union Products, where his second assignment was to sculpt a pink flamingo. ... Using a CT scanner, scientists have created a 3-D model of Eophrynus prestivicii ...

Don Featherstone dies at 79; creator of the plastic pink flamingo - LA ...

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Jun 24, 2015 ... Donald Featherstone designed 600 plastic ornaments in his career, but ... symbols, the pink plastic lawn flamingo actually had an inventor. ... He designed the flamingo for Union Products, a Massachusetts plastics company ...