R. Bliss Mfg. Co. Pawtucket, Rhode Island
1832 – 1914
Sold to Mason & Parker, Winchendon, Massachusetts.
Founder: Rufus Bliss
They were in the toy business for 100 years.
Bliss had over a one-hundred-year history, although the earliest ad for toys appeared in the New England Business Directory in 1871. Pioneered in the development of lithographed paper on wooden toys including dolls` houses, boats, trains, and building blocks.