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Emanuel and Marcet Haldeman-Julius

(1889 - 1951)  (1887 - 1941)

  • Hyphenated last names to show equality of gender
  • Published Appeal to Reason journal
  • Purchased printing plant, created Little Blue Books to bring education and literature to the masses
  • Produced more than 500 million books with paper covers, sold for as little as a nickel each