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Ronald Bard, – 2018

I just found out that Ronald Bard passed away in Asheville, North Carolina on March 3, 2018. His name may not be well known today, but in the late 1960s, he was the leading spokesman for the paper dress industry. … Continue reading

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Have a Crepey Halloween

(Originally blogged October 30, 2008) Despite my best efforts, I have not been able to track down the exact origin of crepe paper. It appears to have been developed sometime in the 1890s* in Germany but I have never been … Continue reading

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