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What Happened – September 28

It was on this day in 1963 that the cartoon Tennessee Tuxedo and his Tales debuted on TV. Joe Harris, the creator, was inspired to make educational programming for kids after the commissioner of the FCC declared television to be a “vast wasteland.” Tennessee (a penguin) and … Continue reading

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What Happened – August 9

It was on this day in 1944 that Smokey Bear first appeared on a poster. Tho this first poster was not directly related to the conflict, the advertising campaign was brought about due to two factors caused by WWII:  Not only was … Continue reading

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What Happened – July 10

It was on this day in 1985 that the Coca-Cola Company announced they will start selling “Classic Coke.” Three months earlier the company had changed the formula  for their soft drink, and a lot of customers weren’t happy with the change. … Continue reading

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