The iconic Coca-Cola bottle was actually modeled after a cocoa pod — even though it isn't an ingredient in the soda — by a glass company in Indiana.
November 19, 2015 This week is the anniversary of a bottle designed to be "so distinctive that it could be recognized by touch alone and so unique that it could be identified when shattered on the ground."
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November 8, 2010 On November 8, 1960, John F. Kennedy won a close presidential election against Richard Nixon. To mark the occasion, Life.com today released more than thirty previously unpublished photos of the campaign.
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