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Year In History Mug 1940-1941-1942-1943-1944-1945-1946-1947-1948-1949

  • $12.95

Our 1940 - 1949 Year In History Coffee Mugs features images, events, prices, popular music and movies, and famous names born this year. Just choose the year that you are looking for from the drop down menu and add to cart. These 11 oz white ceramic mugs have the non-fade image shown in the photo examples sublimated onto them and they usually shipped the next business day in a matching white gift box. This is for a standard non-custom version of this mug, if you are looking to personalize a "Year In History" coffee mug please click here. 

1940 - On this mug you might find such information as the first nylon stockings are sold and the Selective Training and Service Act becomes law in the U.S.

1941 - Some examples of what can be expected on this mug are the completion of Mount Rushmore, and the United States entering World War II after the Pearl Harbor attacks.

1942 - On this mug facts that are featured include the Battle of Midway, the draft age is lowered, an average new house costs $3,770.00.

1943 -  In this year the U.S. penny was struck in steel due to copper shortages, the price of a gallon of gas was 15 cents, Italy surrendered to the Allies in World War II.

1944 (75th Birthday) - This mug includes events like 155,000 Allied troops land in Normandy during D-Day, Glenn Miller is reported missing in while traveling to France, "Meet Me in St. Louis" is shown in movie theaters.

1945 - On this mug some of the 1945 events include the price of a new car $1,020.00, the first atomic bombs are detonated in Japan, and Harry S. Truman becomes the president of the United States.

1946 - In this year "The Big Sleep" can be seen in theaters, the Mensa Society is created, the United Nations creates UNICEF, and a gallon of gas cost 15 cents. 

1947 - Each year mug has different information, some of the items on this mug feature the price of a postage stamp for 3 cents, the invention of the transistor, and the establishment of the Central Intelligence Agency.

1948 - This is the year that the Berlin Airlift began, the World Health Organization was created, and Sri Lanka became independent from Great Britain. 

1949 (70th Birthday) - Some of the facts that can be found on this mug are RCA created a color television system, John Belushi and Bonnie Raitt were born, and Mao Zedong creates the communist People's Republic of China.

Customer Reviews

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Christie C. Christie
Excellent product

Loved the mug! Was exactly has shown on website. Delivery was as promised.
Would def order from them again

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