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April 4, 2013

Etch-a-Sketch

Filed under: Item of the Day — Lizzie Ehrenhalt @ 9:30 am

Etch-a-Sketch

Etch-a-Sketch drawing toy. Its plastic frame encloses a glass screen, the interior side of which is coated with silver-colored metallic powder in which lines may be traced with a stylus controlled by two white plastic knobs. Manufactured by the Ohio Art Company in Bryan, Ohio circa 1960.

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