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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bobby_pin

A bobby pin is a type of hairpin, usually of metal or apple stems, used in coiffure to hold hair in ... The bobby pin was invented by Luis Marcus, a San Francisco- based cosmetics manufacturer, after World War I and came into wide use as the ...

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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 ...

articles.latimes.com/1990-03-10/news/mn-1717_1_bobby-pin

Mar 10, 1990 ... Luis Marcus, inventor of the bobby pin, died at a Menlo Park, Calif., convalescent hospital at the age of 102. Marcus was a San Francisco ...

www.quora.com/How-did-the-bobby-pin-get-its-name

Can you really unlock a door with a bobby pin? How were bobby pins invented? What is the origin of the term bobby pin? How did Rajasthan get its name?

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The bobby pin, a small flexible metal clip to keep bobbed hair in place, was invented in the early 1920s. Bobby pins were so inexpensive that ...

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Mar 26, 1990 ... Luis J. Marcus, who invented the bobby pin in the 1920s but never got rich off it, died in Menlo…

www.nyu.edu/classes/bkg/objectsblog/archives/bobby.pdf

Apr 27, 2006 ... 12 Of course, the bobby pin was not designed with all hair types in mind; patent records show the invention of other bobby pins more adept at ...

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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 ...

www.google.com/patents/US2489598

Nov. 29, 1949 v 5. 1 2,489,598. BOBBY PIN Filed March 3, 1948 711111.44 "i' zlilil INVENTOR SAMUEL rycx ATTORNEY Patented Nov. 29, 1949 UNITED ...