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The Los Angeles Times breaks down the history of the swizzle stick — that pop culture icon whose golden age was the Mad Men era of the 1960s.

Learn more about the Swizzle's roots in the 1600's and the birth of the modern advertiser-friendly version in 1934 at Los Angeles Times | Swizzle sticks make a new stir.

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