One of the first major wars since the Second World War, the Korean War put the conflict between capitalism and communism into sharp relief by pitting the North and South halves of Korea, communist and capitalist respectively, against each other.
The USA backed the Southern half openly, sending its army into the battlefield under the aegis of the UN; the US forces alone outnumbered the North Korean army.
The new millennium would bring a new type of bobblehead toy, the mini-bobblehead, standing just two or three inches tall and used for cereal prizes and such.
Post Cereals in particular packaged 22 million mini-bobble heads of MLB players with its cereal before opening day in 2002.
The method would be developed further by Gottfried Leibniz in the 17th century.
Wilhelm Schickard drew a calculating clock on a letter to Kepler.
It was now possible to make bobbleheads in the very limited numbers necessary for them to be viable collectibles. 2, 1997, the minor league Birmingham Barons gave away Barons Bobblehead Doll bobbleheads at a game.
Below are some notes, information, on several of those happenings and other 1950's and early 1960's social history topics; a slice of life from a 1950's teeny-bopper's point of view.Although older bobbleheads like the baseball teams and The Beatles were sought after by collectors during this period, new bobblehead dolls were few and far between.What finally prompted their resurgence was cheaper manufacturing processes, and the main bobblehead material switched, this time from ceramic to plastic.The largest genocide in history had been discovered, the guilty charged, and punished accordingly.Imperialism was on its way out, sporting grim gashes and limp limbs.
This will be the first of five unsuccessful attempts at designing a direct entry calculating clock in the 17th century (including the designs of Tito Burattini, Samuel Morland and René Grillet)).