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Mark's Almanac for October 18, 2021

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FRANK OSCHATZ
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PIXABAY

It was on this date in 1920 that Charles Perkins Strite received his patent for the world's first pop-up toaster. And it was on this date in 1954 that the first transistor radio was produced.