WTF Fun Fact – Oily Chalk

The name “Crayola” comes from the combination of the French words “craie” (chalk) and “oléagineuse” (oily) or “oily chalk”. In 1903, a box of 8 crayons sold for a nickel. – WTF Fun Facts

Source: https://www.crayola.com/faq/your-history/where-did-the-brand-name-crayola-originate/

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