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Corning adapted their process for making light bulbs to making clear glass ornaments, which were then shipped to Eckardt's factories to be decorated by hand.
The fact that Shiny Brite ornaments were an American-made product was stressed as a selling point during World War II.
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Decorated trees were brought to America by Hessians – German mercenaries – fighting in the Revolutionary War. Woolworth of five-and-dime fame had reluctantly stocked his stores with German-made ornaments in 1880.
Christmas wasn't widely celebrated in the United States until the 1800s, however, because of the Puritans' influence. By 1890, he was selling million worth of ornaments at nickel and dime prices.
Although Christmas trees first appeared in America in the 1700s, the emergence of the modern Christmas tree actually dates back to 15th and 16th century Germany.
Evergreens were used first in church plays at Christmas and were hung with apples to symbolize a Paradise tree.
Paradise trees later found their way into homes, where they were adorned with small white wafers, and later, small pastries cut into stars, angels, hearts and flowers.
During the next 200 years, this custom slowly spread throughout Germany and Europe.
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