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The boo-boos that changed the world

Barry Wittenstein

The boo-boos that changed the world

a true story about an accidental invention (really!)

by Barry Wittenstein

  • 124 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Charlesbridge Publishing in Watertown, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Johnson & Johnson,
  • Treatment,
  • Skin,
  • Medical innovations,
  • Wounds and injuries,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Bandages and bandaging,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    1920s cotton buyer Earle Dickson worked for Johnson & Johnson and had a klutzy wife who often cut herself. The son of a doctor, Earle set out to create an easier way for her to bandage her injuries. Band-Aids were born, but Earle"s bosses at the pharmaceutical giant weren"t convinced, and it wasn"t until the Boy Scouts of America tested Earle"s prototype that this ubiquitous household staple was made available to the public.

    Edition Notes

    StatementBarry Wittenstein ; illustrated by Chris Hsu
    ContributionsHsu, Chris, ill
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26944343M
    ISBN 101580897452
    ISBN 109781580897457

    The Boo-Boos That Changed the World Nonfiction Read and Respond Multi-Leveled Lesson With this customizable lesson, students record their thinking to reveal comprehension of text.   The Boo-Boos That Changed the World: A True Story About An Accidental Invention (really!)Author: Barry Wittenstein.

    The Boo-Boos That Changed the World: A True Story of an Accidental Invention (Really!) Barry Wittenstein, illus. by Chris Hsu. Charlesbridge, $ (32p) ISBN The Boo-Boos That Changed The World is a book you need to add to your child’s library. The author shares the story of Earle Dickson and his wife by adding lots of humor and just enough information to make it enjoyable. There are several “The End”s in the book, and . Did you know Band-Aids were invented by accident?! And that they weren't mass-produced until the Boy Scouts gave their seal of approval?s cotton buyer Earle Dickson worked for Johnson & Johnson and had a klutzy wife who often cut herself. The son of a doctor, Earle set out to create an easie.

    Excerpts-. From the book Once upon a time, in actually, a cotton buyer named Earle Dickson married his beloved, Josephine, and they lived happily ever after. THE END. Actually, that was just the beginning. The newlyweds expected to live a quiet life in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Instead, Earle and Josephine ended up changing the world, one boo-boo at a time. The Boo-Boos That Changed The World: A True Story About An Accidental Invention (Really!), written by Barry Wittenstein and illustrated by Chris Hsu, presents the kinda adorable story behind the creation of those Johnson & Johnson products whose name has become a generic word for the product itself. If it weren’t for a loving husband who. Get this from a library! The boo-boos that changed the world: a true story about an accidental invention (really!). [Barry Wittenstein; Chris Hsu] -- "Earle Dickson and his new bride Josephine begin their lives together. The end. (Not really. There's more.) Josephine has a proclivity for injuring herself. Earle attaches cotton to long strips of.


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