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Biographical entry Flick, William Albert (1890 - 1980)

14 February 1890
Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
10 May 1980
Newport, New South Wales, Australia
Bacteriologist and Business executive


William Albert Flick developed a powder to exterminate termites on his dairy farm in about 1916 and began his pest control business in 1918. His advertising slogan, "Remember - one flick and they're gone", made his company a household name.

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Rosanne Walker