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    Fast Facts: Jan. 26

    • The YKK that you see on zippers stands for Yoshida Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha which is the name of the founder of the zipper manufacturing company in Japan.
    • The world’s first motel opened in San Luis Obispo, Calif., in 1925. It was initially called “”Milestone Motel,”” and later changed to “”Motel Inn.””
    • The Planters Peanut Company mascot, Mr. Peanut, was created during a contest for schoolchildren in 1916.

       

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