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Boston man reveals secret ahead of National Crayon Day - The Boston Globe

It was suspposed to be a surprise. But Crayola had to leak the news about its retiring crayon early.

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How Crayola Crayons Are Made!

There are 120 different colors of Crayola Crayons.

23 shades of red, 20 greens, 19 blues, 16 purples, 14 oranges, 11 browns, 8 yellows, 2 grays, 2 coppers, 2 blacks, 1 white, 1 gold and 1 silver. The Crayola factory in Easton, Pennsylvania makes 12 million crayons a day in a variety of the shades we have all grown up to know and love.