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May 20, 2008

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John D

I like the carved crayons.

longshot

"Crayola crayon colour names rarely change. However, there are exceptions. In 1958, Prussian blue was changed to midnight blue in response to teacher recommendations that children could no longer relate to Prussian history." :)

And the carved crayons are pretty cool.

Kellie Strøm

Uncle Eddie had a nice post earlier in the year about crayons and Tex Avery:

http://uncleeddiestheorycorner.blogspot.com/2008/02/fascinating-pictures-on-net-these-days.html

Candice

"The color known as "flesh" was renamed "peach" in 1962, partially in response to the U.S. Civil Rights Movement."

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