jim dead

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on for MARSHALL MAN'S WONDER DOG DIES MARSHALL, Mo.. Mar. 19 () -- Jim, "The Wonder Dog," so designated because of an uncanny ability to locate objects on order of Sam H. Van Arsdale, his owner, died yesterday near Warsaw while on "a fishing trip with his master. Jim, aii English setter, was 12 years old. Van Arsdale had ov.'neci him since he was a 6-weck-oia pup but did. not discover his strange ability until he was 3 gears' old. Jim was called tne "Mystery Dog of Sedalia" when his'master lived in Sedalia, Mo. "I don't know the explanation," Van Arsdale once said. "Some say it is mental telepathy. Maybe it is. It is certain Jim won't ·«. move unless I know what he lieing asked to do. He can get order just as well in writing ana T don't think he can read. Some say he moves on a signal from me. Maybe he does; but I don't know what it is." The dog's body is being em-

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  1. Moberly Monitor-Index,
  2. 19 Mar 1937, Fri,
  3. Page 2

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