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The first colors of the Crayola crayon in 1903?


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April 22, 2009 7:41PM

1902 Crayola crayons introduced by Binney & Smith of Easton, Pennsylvania; Edwin Binney developed the crayon by adding oil and pigments to black parafin and stearic acid marking tools 1903 First box of Crayola crayons produced with eight colors; black, brown, blue, red, purple, orange, yellow, and green. Stankiewicz, Mary Ann. Roots of Art Education. Worcester, Massachusetts: Davis Publications, 2001. Print.