1913 - After parcel post service was introduced in at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a
Picture Radio c. 1922 The radio was one of the many inventions made during the During 39 radio stations began across Canada. Many families spent time together listening to the radio and it was a common form of entertainment at the time.
A Knocker-up ’s job was to rouse sleeping people so they could get to work on time. Mary Smith earned sixpence a week shooting dried peas at sleeping workers windows - Photograph from Philip Davies’ Lost London: 1870 - S)
View the picture 'Vintage inventions' from the photo gallery of the world's weirdest inventions' on Yahoo Finance Canada . Plastic face protection from snowstorms in Montreal, Canada. Date: (Mary Evans Picture Library/CATERS NEWS)
All this woman wanted was dry hair and to experience the feeling her dog gets when he sticks his head out the car window.Although the blow dryer was invented by Alexander F. "Beau" Godfrey in a French salon in .