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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 ...

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

On the face of it, a Jack-in-the-box is a harmless and amusing children's toy. 'Jack ' is usually a clown figure, which pops up on a coiled spring when the box lid is ...

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 ...

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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 ...

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 ...

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

Jack-in-the-Box is one of the minor characters in Toy Story 3. Jack-in-the-Box is one of the...

www.jackintheboxinc.com/company/history

Founded in 1951 in San Diego, Jack in the Box Inc. is a restaurant company that operates and franchises Jack in the Box restaurants. Jack in the Box is known ...

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The first jack in the box was invented in the sixteenth century and this beloved toy that works by a simple spring continues to amuse children ...