Initially she called it mistake-out, but after the sales volume reached thousands per month the name was changed to liquid-paper inevitably she lost her regular job, but by retirement her company was selling 25 million bottles a year in 1979 she sold out to gillette corporation for $475 million (plus royalties) so bette. Mar 9, 2016 when single-mother bette nesmith graham invented liquid paper in the mid 1950s, she may not have bee or an inventor in fact, what she wanted was to be was a painter and had been a somewhat successful commercial artist while her husband, warren audrey nesmith, was away fighting in world war. Mothers of invention from the bra to the bomb: forgotten women & their unforgettable ideas by ethlie ann vare and greg ptacek illustrated 256 pp new york: william morrow & company $1795 there's a national inventors hall of fame near washington in 1984 it had 52 members not one. Bette nesmith graham, inventor of liquid paper by brett r on mar 23, 2015 11: 30 am today for women's history month we honor inventor and entrepreneur bette nesmith graham in 1951 nesmith graham, who worked for a banker in texas, had a problem with lots of typewritten documents to produce every day,. Lol, tj tippex is liquid paper sep 24 03, 3:21 pm avatar sequoianoir answer has 1 vote sequoianoir 15 year member 2091 replies avatar answer has 1 vote vote for this answer tipp-ex correction fluid is actually a brand name it is a ( west) german product tipp-ex gmbh & co kg of frankfurt.
Uploaded by starbaby237 on apr 7, 2011 the monkees perform their fourth single, originally broadcast on the episode monkee mayor the boys are tight micky's vocals are killer as is the harmony with mike peter's keyboards are jammin' especially in the bridge, and producer chip douglas who actually. Vl4bqr4 bette nesmith graham: inventor of liquid paper. Monkee mike nesmith and liquid paper did monkee mike nesmith's mother invent liquid paper 412 claim: monkee mike nesmith's mother was the inventor of liquid paper correction fluid. Liquid paper was invented by bette nesmith graham, a secretary whose son michael was a member of the monkees.
Dec 1, 2000 turning to her left, kennedy points to the old steel trailer in which nesmith's mother whipped up batches of liquid paper kennedy calls it an informal museum, but like her, he is a devout christian scientist, an artist, and an inventor with entrepreneurial chutzpah like his munificent mother, nez made it. Most watched in stuff of genius 1:35 stuff of genius: philip diehl: ceiling fan originally born in germany, philip diehl immigrated to the us in 1868 although he has several fascinating inventions to his name, the ceiling fan remains his most well-known innovation tune in to learn more most watched in stuff of genius.
It was originally called mistake out, the invention of bette nesmith graham, a dallas secretary and a single mother raising a son on her own graham used her own kitchen blender to mix up her first batch of liquid paper, or white out, a substance used to cover up mistakes made on paper. Bette nesmith graham (march 23, 1924 – may 12, 1980) was an american typist, commercial artist, and the inventor of liquid paper she was the mother of musician and producer michael nesmith of the monkees contents [hide] 1 biography 2 management style 3 legacy 4 references 5 further reading 6 external. She named it liquid paper, grew it throughout the sixties into an international multimillion dollar corporation that she sold to the gillette corporation in the late seventies the now-famous woman inventor sold her first batch of mistake out in 1956, and soon she was working full-time to produce and bottle it from her north.