A bobby pin is a type of hairpin, usually of metal or plastic, used in coiffure to hold
hair in place. ... It was invented in Paris by Luis Marcus. This trend gained ...
Nov 29, 2014 ... Bobby pins were invented during the flapper era that happened after World War I.
The bobbed hair that was being worn needed to be held in to ...
Mar 26, 1990 ... Luis J. Marcus, who invented the bobby pin in the 1920s but never got rich off it,
died in Menlo Park, Calif., at age 102 of natural causes. Marcus ...
Mar 8, 2013 ... "I was watching a show and they were talking about bobby pins. When were they
invented and why are they called that?" The Newton Falls ...
Nov 12, 2011 ... When Did Bobby Pins First Arrive On The Hair Scene? Bobby pins have been
around since the dawn of people when sticks were first used.
Bobby pins were invented in 1920. No, 1923. No, 1926! Wait, no, we don't really
know when they were invented, but they were first brought to the US in 1916.
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zlilil INVENTOR SAMUEL rycx ATTORNEY Patented Nov. 29, 1949 UNITED ...
Jun 20, 2010 ... The bobby pin got its name in the 1930s, but the inexpensive little wire gadget
had become popular with flappers during the “Roaring 20s.”.
Mar 23, 2011 ... And once a stray bobby pin is lost in a drawer it may take years ... pins are
introduced by Cincinnati-born inventor-manufacturer Sol Harry ...
Sep 8, 2012 ... I'm not certain exactly when the "bobby pin" was invented, but the term itself came
into use in the 1930s, at a time when female hair fashions ...