https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drinking_straw

A drinking straw or drinking tube is a small pipe that allows its user to more conveniently consume a beverage. A thin tube of paper, ...

http://www.eatingutensils.net/history-of-other-eating-utensils/drinking-straws-history/

Drinking straws represent one of the oldest eating utensils ever made, but its popularity only came with the industrial revolution of 1800s, introduction of rye ...

https://www.nationalgeographic.com.au/nature/a-brief-history-of-how-plastic-straws-took-over-the-world.aspx

Jul 9, 2018 ... A Brief History of Drinking Tubes. While plastic straws are a recent invention, humans have been using hollow, cylindrical tubes to bring liquid ...

https://www.bonappetit.com/entertaining-style/trends-news/article/history-of-the-straw

Oct 23, 2014 ... Q: What do you get when you combine a pencil, a mint julep, and a man dissatisfied with the status quo? A: The modern-day drinking straw.

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/2018/07/news-plastic-drinking-straw-history-ban/

Jan 2, 2019 ... A brief history of how plastic straws took over the world ... A man named Marvin Stone was the first to file a patent for a drinking straw, in 1888 .

http://time.com/5336242/plastic-straws-history/

Jul 12, 2018 ... Although these drinking apparatuses only comprise roughly four percent of the ... As the often-cited legend in straw history goes, Stone was so ...

http://theinventors.org/library/inventors/blstraws.htm

In 1888, Marvin Stone patented the spiral winding process to manufacture the first paper drinking straws. Stone was already a manufacturer of paper cigarette ...

https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/straws-history

Jul 7, 2017 ... The rye straw, while the first widely used variety of drinking straw, had some significant problems—including that the straws affected the taste of ...

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/06/disposable-america/563204/

Jun 21, 2018 ... A history of modern capitalism from the perspective of the straw. ... making the use of wrapped drinking straws essential in public eating places.

https://guide.michelin.com/us/en/washington/washington-dc/article/features/straw-history-drinking

Oct 17, 2018 ... Follow the journey of how man's most loyal drinking companion for the last 700 years became 2018's biggest villain.