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Celebrate National Toilet Paper Day

August 26th is National Toilet Paper Day! There is quite a history to the development of toilet paper as we know it.  In fact, the use of paper for hygiene purposes has been recorded as far back as 14th century China!  At that point it was a complete luxury item, only meant for royalty. The below list touches on a few of these interesting advances in the history of toilet paper.  Without these, it wouldn’t be what we know and love today! 16th Century In the 16th century, the flushing toilet was invented by Sir John Harrington, a British nobleman. ...