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IMAGES SOURCES

International Microwave Oven, Microwave Advertisement, courtesy of photobucket (available online at http://s19.photobucket.com/albums/b195/b….)

Amana Radarange Microwave Oven, courtesy of Baby Boomers News (available online at http://www.babyboomers.com/news/art/micr…)

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P.L. Spencer, Original Microwave Oven Patent Page One, January 24, 1950 (available online at http://www.smecc.org/us002495429-002_fro….)

P.L. Spencer, Original Microwave Oven Patent Page Two, January 24, 1950 (available online at http://www.smecc.org/us002495429-003_cla….)

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milwaukeetvmadman. “Pilsbury – Microwave FROZEN popcorn [1984].” YouTube. Online Video Clip. July 23, 2007.
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