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The patent truth, did you know…
On a cold night in 1903, eleven-year old Frank Epperson left a mixture of flavored soda water outdoors overnight with a stirring stick left in the container.
The temperature dropped, freezing the mixture that he called Epperson Icicles.
Eighteen years later, Epperson began producing his frozen treats and in 1924 received a patent for his invention the Popsicle.
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