NATIONAL PENCIL DAY Each year, March 30th is National Pencil Day. Hymen Lipman received the first patent for attaching an eraser to the end of a pencil on this day in 1858. The majority of pencils made in the United States are painted yellow. It is believed that this tradition began in 1890 wh
"Hello Operator? I'd like to make a call." Southwestern Bell Telephone switchboard (late 40s early 50s). In the period after World War II telephones and dial service became a priority for the nation as the telephone system became the primary way to connect people for social networking.
Princess Estelle with her Aunt Princess Madeleine and Uncle to be Christopher Oneill during the traditional National Day celebrations in Stockholm on 6 June 2013