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Unique Father's Day Gifts | Affordable Gifts For Dads

Father’s Day has been celebrated on March 19 as Saint Joseph’s Day
since the
Middle Ages. In America, Father’s Day was founded by
Sonora Smart Dodd (below) and celebrated on the third Sunday of
June for the first time in 1910. It is held on various days in many parts
of the world all throughout the year, often in the months of March, May
and June.

The mother of Father's Day was raised by a single dad - ABC News
Sonora Smart Dodd (February 18, 1882 – March 22, 1978)

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DELIVERY CERTAIN ON MOTHER’S DAY~1924

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REMEMBERING MOTHER’S DAY IN 1924

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ANYBODY REMEMBER THIS MAN?

Door To Door Fuller Brush Man Keeps Selling | Here & Now

Alfred Carl Fuller began what was to become Fuller Brush Company in
a basement shop in
Somerville, Massachusetts. In 1906, he moved to
Hartford, Connecticut and founded the company.    

The company began with door-to-door sales of brushes of various
sorts, including hairbrushes with a lifetime guarantee for which they
are famous.

In January of 2018, Galaxy Brush of Lakewood, New Jersey, purchased
the name of Fuller Brush, including all trademarks and patents. Galaxy
Brush, now doing business as Fuller Brush, also acquired the iconic
and very famous name brand and trademarks of
Stanley Home
Products
.

Fuller Brush Company History 1906-2017 RIP
Alfred Carl Fuller
(January 13, 1885 – December 4, 1973)

Fuller Brush Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy - WSJ

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AN IDEA FOR BRINGING IN THE NEW YEAR

Image result for vintage ads for the new year
7up, circa 1950s

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