“Doo You Know?” Who Invented The Zipper?

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     Hello.  Welcome to another “Doo You Know?”.  Today, I want to share with you what I … Continue reading

“Doo You Know?” Isaac Singer?

Isaac_Merrit_Singeraviatorlouiserightsmall  Hello!  The last two weeks, I talked about Walter Hunt and Elias Howe, and their part in the invention of the sewing machine.  … Continue reading

“Doo You Know?” Who Elias Howe Is?



Last week, I asked if you knew who Walter Hunt was, and I seriously doubt if many, or any, had ever heard … Continue reading

“Doo You Know?” Who Walter Hunt Was?

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aviatorlouiserightsmall Hello, today’s “Doo You Know” post is about a little known inventor named Walter Hunt.  (1796-1859)


Walter loved to invent things and … Continue reading

“Doo You Know?”: What Our First Sewing Needles Were Like?

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Today’s topic is sewing needles.  Most of us, probably never gave much thought … Continue reading

“Doo You Know?” – The History Of Thread?

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Today, I want to share with you excerpts of an article that I ran across, titled, Continue reading