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Your Etch A Sketch memories

Andre Cassagnes, the French creator of Etch A Sketch, died Wednesday, January 16. He was 86.

 

Dreaming up the idea in his garage in 1950, little did he know that the drawing toy encased in the signature red frame would become a much-loved toy for generations of children. More than 100 million have been sold.

 

Do you have a favorite memory etched in your heart? Did you have one as a kid? Have you drawn an artistic masterpiece using the toy?

 

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