Groundhog Predicting the Winter - Feb 1887

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Groundhog Predicting the Winter - Feb 1887 - The believer in the Ground-Hog, and what...
The believer in the Ground-Hog, and what Virginian is not. wil! b glad to know that on Wednesday last, Feb. 2d—the day that that Hog has ior centuries fixed upon for forecasting forecasting the end of bad weathe —he did not see his shadow. He walked about, made some calls, looked sternly in the office window of a certain skeptical newspaper, and putting on bis glasses, glasses, looked carefully for bis shadow. Not perceiving perceiving it, he opened bis Weather Record and made this entry : 'The winter has broken—a good crop this year." By sundown he had sold his overcoat, given away his Arctics and umbrella, bought a tan and linen duster, and was back in bis bole.— Vindicator, Feb. Wi

Clipped from Staunton Spectator09 Feb 1887, WedPage 3

Staunton Spectator (Staunton, Virginia)09 Feb 1887, WedPage 3
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