For the first time in Crayola's 100-year history, the company will be retire a crayon from the 24-count box. The decision will be announced on Friday, which happens to be National Crayon Day.

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Crayola hasn't said which color is getting the axe yet, they gotta build up some hype first. It's safe to assume that they aren't getting rid of red, blue, or yellow though.

The company has retired some colors in the past, but never from the 24-count box. The 24 colors currently residing in the box are:

  1. Red
  2. Yellow
  3. Blue
  4. Brown
  5. Orange
  6. Green
  7. Violet
  8. Black
  9. Carnation pink
  10. Yellow orange
  11. Blue green
  12. Red violet
  13. Red orange
  14. Yellow green
  15. Blue violet
  16. White
  17. Violet red
  18. Dandelion
  19. Cerulean
  20. Apricot
  21. Scarlet
  22. Green yellow
  23. Indigo
  24. Gray

Check out Crayola on Friday to find out which crayon is getting retired.