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has who have for inches TRIPLETS IRE BBPN IN FSLLS1SPITIL her K Great Falls. Aug. 12.--The odds are 7.000-to-l against triplets, Mr and Mr?. Leon Duval are the parents nf triplet hoys, born today at Columbus hospital. It Is a matter of scientific record that in only one case out of every 7.000 accouchements are triplets born. Mrs. Duval came to Great Falls recently from Play-1 wood. Wash., where Mr. Duval Is a harbor employe, for the children to be born She has been visiting t her mother-in-law. Mrs. Frank val. The senior member of the trio was born at 11:37 a. m . and 12. of all weighed two pounds. 10H ounces: the second was born at 12.07 p. re i| weighing three pounds, 1 ^ and the third at 12:10 p. m.. weighing three pounds. 6 H All are blue-eyed, but two have dark hair while the other Is fair. The Duvals have two other children, also boys. I^eon and Francis. aged three and two years The m o t h e r and triplets are progressing very well. It has been a n u m b e r since triplets were born In Great Falls. The records at Deaconess hospital show a-set of triplets at that institution In March of to Mr. and Mra. C. D. Glossom Sun River.