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Daily Archives: January 11, 2020

On This Day in History: Milk Bottles Were Delivered for the First Time

milk and cookies

Today is National Milk Day! January 11 is National Milk Day.  This day commemorates the 1878 anniversary of the first time that milk was delivered to homes in sterilized glass bottles.  Prior to the introduction of glass milk bottles, the conditions for storing and delivering milk were unsanitary and oftentimes hazardous.  Fortunately, the move to