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The Reader’s Notebook

The Reader’s Notebook: Margaret E. Knight

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Boston Sunday Post in 1912 from newspaperarchive.com
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February 14, 2018 -- Margaret Eloise Knight was an American inventor, notably of the flat-bottomed paper bag. She has been called "the most famous 19th-century woman inventor".