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Sophie WiseBorn in Paris, raised in New York City and educated at the Sorbonne, Sophie Wise has worked as a copywriter for advertising agencies in New York. She was the first-ever copywriter for the Kaufmann Mercantile store, and continues to contribute. She loves foie gras on wonderbread.

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Nautical Signal Flags

With history rooted in military maritime battle, Catholic missionary expansion and ...

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Billiard Balls

When billiards evolved from croquet in the 15th-century as a posh indoor game for stuffy ...

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Horn Measuring Cup

In the eighteenth century, coughs and sneezes could eventually kill you ...

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Everyone has that one pair of jeans they refuse to throw out. I’ve been wearing ...

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