Saturday, March 12, 2011

Welcome to Living in Simple Times

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Did you know?

In 1849 Walter Hunt (1776-1859) invented the safety pin. The modern safety pin was the invention of Walter Hunt. For those of you who don't know what a safety pin is; it is an object commonly used to fasten clothing (i.e. cloth diapers) together. The very first pins used for clothing date back to the Mycenaeans during the 14th century BCE and were called fibulae.

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