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Who invented sneakers?

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2014-01-06 20:09:02

Jan Ernst Matzeliger developed an automatic method for lasting

shoes and made the mass production of affordable shoes possible.

Lyman Reed Blake was an American inventor who invented a sewing

machine for sewing the soles of shoes to the uppers. In 1858, he

received a patent for his special sewing machine.


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