Annie

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Olivia Poole Invents the Jolly Jumper, 1910

By |September 25th, 2015|

Olivia Poole (1889-1975) proves the old adage that “necessity is the mother of invention.”

In the early 1950s, Olivia was a mother of seven young children, […]

Elizabeth J. Magie Invents The Landlord’s Game

By |September 9th, 2015|

At the start of the 1900s, American game designer Elizabeth J. Magie (1866-1948) was on a mission – she wanted to change how people thought […]

Story Cubes Invented by Rory O’Connor

By |September 8th, 2015|

Rory’s Story Cubes – what a great game! I discovered Story Cubes the other day at Story Planet, an ingenious space-themed hybrid of coffee shop, creativity hub, […]