March 9, 2003
Women participate in a Tupperware partY in this undated Smithsonian
Institution photo. A new exhibit, running through March 21 at the
Columbus College of Art and Design in Columbus, Ohio, showcases the
products and the party-holders over the past seven decades.
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It may have been the most famous party of the last century. The Tupperware party, introduced in 1948 and raised to a marketing art by a poor Detroit housewife in the 1950s, put the fun into food storage.