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Nightgown

A 3-year-old girl was playing with matches, while wearing a cotton flannelette nightgown which was not treated with any flame retardant chemicals. The nightgown caught fire and burned so rapidly that the child's entire body was enveloped in flames. The nightgown was designed so that

Nightgown2018-07-10T14:25:43-04:00

Comforter

A baby girl and boy, ages 1-1/2 and 2, respectively, were on a comforter containing a polyster fiber-fill. This caught fire and melted into a hot napalm-like substance which clung to the exposed hands and faces of these children. The remainder of their bodies were

Comforter2018-07-10T14:22:57-04:00

Playsuit

On July 9, 1970, a 10-year-old boy was wearing a playsuit which his mother purchased at a reputable department store. The playsuit caught fire and burned rapidly when it was ignited by a firecracker which a playmate had tossed in his direction. The child had

Playsuit2018-07-10T14:21:30-04:00