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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 ...

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 ...

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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 ...

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Apr 16, 2017 ... 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 ...

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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Oct 21, 2017 ... Several variations on the plain bobby pin have since been invented, but the original pin came to the fore during the turn of the 19th century.

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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…

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According to Wikipedia Bobby pin : "History In 1899 the bobby pin came into wide use as the hairstyle known as the ... It was invented in Paris by Luis Marcus.

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Jul 11, 2014 ... The bobby pin got its name in the 1930s, but the inexpensive little wire gadget had become popular with flappers during the “Roaring 20s.”.