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In 1905, at the age of a 11, a San Francisco boy mixed soda powder and water in a cup and stirred it with a wooden stick.
After leaving it overnight on his cold porch, he found a tasty treat when he awoke the next morning.
Epperson got his patent in 1923 and the Popsicle has been a worldwide summer staple ever since.
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