The History of Neon Signs

After invention by Georges Claude in the early 1900s, neon signs became popular business signs in Europe in 1920 and there after in the rest of the world. An Automobile dealer of Los Angeles first used a neon sign in 1923. They quickly became popular due to their effectiveness to highlight the contents on the signs during the night.

History note:

Before invention of neon signs in America, there were commercial signs that used a carbon dioxide fill. Neon …