Thursday, February 13, 2014

Fact of the Day: Father of the Yellow Schoolbus

Educator Dr. Frank Cyr was the main man responsible for setting up the standards (from safety to paint color) for school-buses in America. Because of this, he's known as the Father of the Yellow School Bus. 

18 comments:

  1. And that color has a weird name too!


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  2. Interesting! I'd never thought about the inventor before.

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  3. we don't have school buses here at all. Kids have to cope for themselves to get to the school :(

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  4. Interesting. Always wondered why they were yellow.

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  5. The school bus has become an American icon for sure!

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  6. Well that is quite the legacy to have

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  7. Interesting! Lucy www.tpinkcarpet.com

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  8. That really is interesting. I never knew that. Why I should be surprised is...surprising. After all, these busses just didn't "happen."

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  9. nice fact! ive always loved that yellow bus :D

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  10. Gotta love the free ride to school every day!

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