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There are many old items that, although old, look quite interesting and fun. Unlike all the technology that exists today and can not be compared with objects that existed in the past, yet at that time these objects were quite ingenious. Some people who found some items shared them online, and rarely did any of the social media users have any idea what the object is for.
See the picture below! Do you have any idea what this item is for? Do you know the name? Take another look.
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Maybe some of you know what this item is for and what it is for in general, but for those who have no idea what this is, we will reveal it to you. This is a vacuum cleaner, and it has been a vacuum cleaner since 1930. Yeah Al that sounds pretty crap to me, Looks like it aint for me either that there were no vacuum cleaners at that time, but still existed and there is a proof of that. This vacuum cleaner was a fairly sophisticated machine at the time. It had a luxurious design covered in crocodile skin, which was quite expensive at the time.
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Let us find out what another object is called and what its purpose was. Look at the following picture. Think and answer if you have any idea what this item is called and what it was used for.
This device is actually a machine for making hair waves. Yes yes, as strange as it sounds and maybe not even in the end you did not think this device was for that, however this is it. The first patent for such a machine was given to Marjorie Joyner in 1928. This African-American woman lived in Chicago and had her own beauty salon. She came up with the idea of creating such a device while cooking her dinner. She simply thought that heating from the inside out could be a great way to curl or straighten a woman’s hair. She spent many years perfecting her idea, eventually creating her own device and patenting it, becoming the first African-American woman to make the move.
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Just imagine how much time you will have to spend in a hair salon to be able to curl your hair with such a device. Now from this perspective of this fast paced life in which every minute is important to us and we are constantly in a hurry, this would be unthinkable for us. But still this device once existed and really did a great job. They are normal in their time. Now I certainly would not go to a hair salon, to spend half a day in it to get waves of hair. It is unthinkable and unreal, right?
From this point of view, looking at all the old objects, we can say that we are really grateful for the modern technology. Indeed, today we have too many useful objects that really make our lives and our existence and action easier. We have quite a few advantages in terms of faster and more efficient execution of daily responsibilities.