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                                                                                    1943

 

1943 Only one change from the prior year; Perma switches to two lines on their flap.

 

 

Crayola
                          No 6 (square) - 6 colors

 

6 crayons

 

Crayola No 6

Square design

Has Type 4c wrappers

Many known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1938

Last Year: 1939

 

Next box design:

1946

 

 

 

Crayola No
                      6A (square) - 6 colors

 

6 crayons

 

Crayola No 6A

Square design

Has Type 4c wrappers

Less than a dozen known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1938

Last Year: 1939

 

Next box design:

1946

 

 

 

Crayola No 8
                      (square) - 8 colors

 

8 crayons

 

Crayola No 8

Square design

Has Type 4c wrappers

Many are known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1938

Last Year: 1939

 

Next box design:

1946

 

 

 

Crayola No
                      38 (borders red box) - 8 colors (red)

 

8 crayons

Crayola No 38

Red borders

Has wrappers

Large size crayons

Many are known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1930

Last Year: 1934

 

 

Next box design: 

1945

 

 

 

 

Crayola No
                      38 (borders tan box) - 8 colors

 

8 crayons

Crayola No 38

Green borders

Has wrappers

Large size crayons

Less than a dozen known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1930

Last Year: 1934

 

 

Next box design: 

1945

 

 

 

 

Besco No 10
                      - 8 colors

 

8 crayons

Besco No 10

Borders design

Besco wrappers

Large size crayons

Less than a dozen known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1928

Last Year: 1934

 

 

Next box design: 

1945

 

 

 

 

No example

Available,

Similar design

to No 10

 

8 crayons

Besco No 10-B

Borders design

Besco wrappers

Large size crayons

None known

Prior Box Design:

None

 

 

 

Next box design: 

1945

 

 

 

 

Colored
                      Drawing (black sides) - 8 colors

 

8 crayons

Colored Crayons Tin

Contained whatever was sold
Less than a dozen known

 

Prior Box Design:

First Year:  1939

Last Year:  1940

 

Next Box Design:

1947

 

 

 

Crayolet No
                      14 (arch Co) - 8 colors

 

8 crayons

Crayolet No 14

Curved design, Co.

Crayolet wrappers

Standard size crayons

Many are known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1935

Last Year: 1940

 

 

Next Box Design:

1955

 

 

 

 

Durel No 210
                      (square) - 8 colors

 

8 crayons

Durel No 210

Borders design

Durel wrappers

Standard size crayons

Only a half a dozen known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1930

Last Year: 1934

 

 

Next Box Design:

1945

 

 

 

 

Perma No 81
                      - 8 colors

 

8 crayons

Perma No 81

No wrappers

Standard size crayons

Less than half a dozen known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1924

Last Year: 1934

 

Next Box Design:

None, line cancelled

in 1943

 

 

Perma No 93
                      (borders 2 lines) - 8 colors

 

8 crayons

Perma No 93

Two line flap version

Perma wrappers

Standard size crayons

Around a dozen known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1935

Last Year: 1942

 

 

Next Box Design:

1945

 

 

 

 

Crayola No
                      12 (square) - 12 colors

 

12 crayons

 

Crayola No 12 and 12M

Square design

Has Type 4c wrappers

Less than a dozen known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1938

Last Year: 1939

 

Next box design:

1946

 

 

 

Crayola No
                      16 (square) - 16 colors

 

16 crayons

 

Crayola No 16

Square design

Has Type 4c wrappers

Many are known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1938

Last Year: 1939

 

Next box design:

1946

 

 

 

No example

Available,

Similar design

to No 336

 

16 crayons

 

Crayola No 333

Red Borders

Has no wrappers

Standard size crayons

None known

Prior Box Design:

None

 

 

 

Next box design:

1945

 

 

 

 

Crayola No
                      336 (borders red) - 16 colors

 

16 crayons

 

Crayola No 336

Red Borders

Has Crayola wrappers

Standard size crayons

About a dozen known

Prior Box Design:

None

 

 

 

Next box design:

1945

 

 

 

 

Crayolet No
                      32 (Arched Co) - 16 colors

 

16 crayons

Crayolet No 14

Borders design

Crayolet wrappers

Standard size crayons

Less than a dozen known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1935

Last Year: 1940

 

 

Next Box Design:

1955

 

 

 

 

Perma
                      Pressed No 85 (borders) - 16 colors

 

16 crayons

 

Perma No 85

Has Perma wrappers

Standard size crayons

About a dozen known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1935

Last Year: 1939

 

 

Next box design:

1945

 

 

 

 

Spectra
                      Pastel - 24 colors

 

21 crayons

Spectra No 21

No wrappers

Standard size crayons

About a half dozen known

Prior Box Design:

First Year: 1924

Last Year: 1934

 

Next Box Design:

None, line cancelled in 1944

 

 

Crayola No
                      24 (Red Rubens above) - 24 colors

 

24 crayons

 

Crayola No 24

Rubens on top half

Has Crayola wrappers

Standard size crayons

Many are known

 

Prior Box Design:

Was Rubens Crayola

First Year: 1935

Last Year: 1939

 

 

Next box design: 

1945

 

 

 

 

 

Crayola No
                      241 (red) - 24 colors

 

24 crayons

 

Crayola No 241 and 241M

Red borders

Has Crayola wrappers

Standard size crayons

Several are known

Prior Box Design:

None

 

 

 

Next box design:

1950

although 241M

cancelled in 1943

 

 

Crayola No
                      332 (red borders) - 32 colors

 

32 crayons

 

Crayola No 332

Red borders

Has Crayola wrappers

Standard size crayons

Only 4 known

Prior Box Design:

None

 

 

 

Next box design:

None, line cancelled in 1944

 

 

 

Crayola No
                      332 (Borders) - 32 colors

 

32 crayons

 

Crayola No 332

Green borders

Has Crayola wrappers

Standard size crayons

Only 2 known

Prior Box Design:

None

 

 

 

Next box design:

None, line cancelled in 1944

 

 

 

Crayola
                      Drawing - 52 colors

 

52 crayons

Crayola No 52

Yellow box

Standard size crayons

Only 1 known

Prior Box Design:

None

 

 

Next box design:

None, line cancelled in 1944

 

 

Boxes with designs that have yet to surface:

Besco No 10-B (borders)

Crayola No 333