A Fraud, He Said

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A Fraud, He Said - - J,r mL A FRAUD, HE SAID The Colossus of...
- J,r mL A FRAUD, HE SAID The Colossus of Rhodes, one . of the seven ancient wonders of the. world, was described by a British archaeologist as a hollow sham. I Herbert Maryon told a London! meeting the giant statue was small to stand astride the harbor of Rhodes; made of thin bronze ! sheets' instead of solid bronze. The story handed down through the years is that the statue stood with a beacon in its hands and one foot on each side of the har- har- Lbor entrance, with enough clear ance for ships, to pass underneath underneath ; i

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  1. Oakland Tribune,
  2. 04 Dec 1953, Fri,
  3. Page 2

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