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2A can of...Well, nobody's really sure what Play-Doh can be as its composition is an extremely closely guarded secret. As a matter of fact, Play-Doh was originally invented becoming a wallpaper cleaner and even features a patent just for this use. The patent number is U.S. Patent 3,167,440. It turned out granted to Noah McVicker and Joseph McVicker. Ultimately, these two men pointed out that they can make more money selling these items like a toy than being a wallpaper cleaner. So in 1956 they created Rainbow Crafts to market their cool product.

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The actions that most people liked about Play-Doh was it had become non toxic. You can actually eat this stuff and not get sick. The salty taste may not be very appealing nonetheless it was definitely not likely to kill you. And truth be told, kids did try to consume these things. Drove their parents absolutely up a wall.

Play-Doh was one of the first toys to generate its distance to schools and daycare centers. It was a fairly easy enough toy that youngsters could use and not need a ton of supervision and it was versatile enough which you were limited only by your imagination to what you might actually do using the stuff, which basically came in can along with a variety of colors. Since all the colors remained as made from exactly the same substance, you can mix them in addition to not an issue. Naturally after achieving this it turned out challenging to get each color back in its can.

4 seasons 1960 would be a huge year for Play-Doh since this was the year the company developed its first mascot, Play-Doh Pete. The main drawing of the cute young boy had him wearing a smock and a beret. Down the road the beret was replaced by a backwards baseball cap. The mascot was place on every single can of Play-Doh that has been sold and became also known as the toy itself.

Also in 1960 the 1st Play-Doh accessory is made. This was the popular Play-Doh Fun Factory. The enjoyment Factory was basically a device that you just pushed the Play-Doh by way of make all kinds of different shapes for example stars, circles and squares. You might break up these shapes and serve them as food on the kid's dolls. However the Fun Factory wasn't get rid of the Play-Doh accessories.

Play-Doh next came out with the Fuzzy Pumper Barber and sweetness Shop. Next they released Dr, Drill N Fill. They were all plastic molds. The barber shop was rather unique for its time. The Play-Doh was pushed through this plastic head that got look like hair. After this you took these plastic scissors to slice hair and style it. Very clever stuff for your 60s.

Eventually, Play-Doh was absorbed by Hasbro and so they announced a huge amount of preparing food machines as that has been where things seemed to be going at that time. Everybody wished to cook. Around this time in addition, you saw such things as Suzy Bake Oven and Creepy Crawlers food molds.

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