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Paper Bag Francis Wolle
Paper Clip William Middlebrook
Paper Towels Arthur Scott
Patent, First U.S. (see Pot Ash) Samuel Hopkins
PC Modem Dennis Hayes & Dale Heatherington
Peanut Agricultural Science George Washington Carver
"PEANUTS" Charles Schulz
Penicillin Alexander Fleming
Personal Computer Steve Jobs  and Steve Wozniak
PEZ Candy Eduard Haas III
Planters Peanuts Amedeo Obici
Play-Doh Noah and Joseph McVicker
Pneumatic Tire John Dunlop
Polaroid (see Instant Photography)  
Pong Video Game Nolan Bushnell
Popsicle Frank Epperson
Post-it Notes Art Fry and Spencer Silver
Pot Ash Process Samuel Hopkins
Potato Chips George Crum
Printing Press Johannes Gutenberg
Printing Press, Rotary Richard Hoe
Printing Press, Web Rotary William Bullock
Punched Card Machine Herman Hollerith
Pupin Inductance Coil Michael Pupin
    
DID YOU KNOW?
Everything that the son knew about locks he learned from his father, Linus Yale Sr..
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FUN FACTS
Ole Evinrude, inventor of the outboard motor, born in Oslo, Norway
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EVER WONDER
Did you ever wonder who invented that marvelous piece of bent wire known as the safety pin?
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