1941-1965: Mattress makers introduce ‘king’ and ‘queen’ sizes

1941-1965: Mattress makers introduce ‘king’ and ‘queen’ sizes

Part III of the second installment on the International Sleep Products Association’s first 100 years Supersize it! We’re talking about mattress sizes BY JULIE A. PALM Decades before fast-food chains got the idea to supersize their fries and sodas, the bedding industry set out to upsize mattresses. Even into the 1940s, Americans slept primarily on […]