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Oct. 10, 1947: A love quiz for married folks only

Posted by: Ben Welter under Minnesota History Updated: February 10, 2013 - 12:55 PM
 
Who knew Lysol was such a versatile cleanser? An ad in the Minneapolis Star touted its use as a, well, uh, er, um ...
 

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