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By Linda J. Barth

Many american citizens are acquainted with Thomas Edison's "invention manufacturing unit" in Menlo Park, the place he patented the phonograph, the sunshine bulb and multiple thousand different goods. but many different rules have grown within the backyard nation, too--New Jerseyans introduced sound and tune to videos and outfitted the first actual drive-in theater. as well as the 1st cultivated blueberry, tasty treats like ice cream cones and M&Ms also are Jersey natives. Iconic features of yank lifestyles, just like the batting cage, catcher's masks or even expert baseball itself, all started in New Jersey. existence will be much more durable with no the vacuum cleanser, plastic and Band-Aids, and lots of vital advances in drugs and surgical procedure have been additionally constructed the following. sign up for writer Linda Barth as she explores groundbreaking, invaluable, enjoyable or even foolish innovations and their New Jersey roots.

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