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August 28, 1952

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 16

Mason City, Iowa
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Thursday, August 28, 1952
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*HB cur y," 1 · . - GIOh«.)aseU« photo by llbl« SOME TOMATOES -- Lambro» Stnmatakoa, 1424 Hump- shire S.E., holds two large tomatoes,Tie..grew in his garden this year. The 60-year-old native :of Greccq said one of the tomatoes weighed 2% pounds, the other'21/4. Stama- takos has 1,000 tomuto plants and raises them Jor u hobby. Frog Love-Making Studied by College HUNT1NGTON, W. Vn. I/FI-Among other things, a 10-year study of frogs has added a new word t o ' t h e ' l a n g u a g e olJovc-mak- ing. It's "nudging." That, according to Dr. N.'-Bayard Green, Marshall College zoologist, is how the Upland Chorus frog procreates. Many of the males, he found, arc chaste, but not by choice. He said they just don't get a tumble from the females, who do the courting on their own. · And that croak may*simply fail to attract her when boy frog meets girl frog. She always gets her rnnn anyway because there are more "hims" than "hers." During his long studies Green ob$ervei pome 6,000 frogs. For thai : he got a doctor's degree this sum- "iner at Ohio State University. nidst of my troops, I hnve only to inml my ,sword in thq hands of Tour Majesty. I am, of Your Ma- esty, the good brother-Napoleon." The document belongs to the sons if the ;)atc attorney- Francesco !alli, Gnllo Quinto and Gnllo Quarto. 'Expensive' Coffee, Drug Store Boasts DANVER, Mass, ..|fl -- A store which not-tpo-motlestly admits ta linvlng soiti the most expensive ups of coffee in the world is a of this town's 200th anni- Napoleon III Letter Found BOLOGNA, Italy Wr-The document for which France hus been looking for the past 80 years has 4bccn discovered in the archives of · count here. , ...' ;. The docuniehtis the signed letter .which Napoleon 'III," last emperor .of France, "·surrendered at Sedan to Wilhelm'I of ^Germany. The' document disappeared from; the ^German court bcUveen J872 nnd ,1875. · The letter says: "Mister my b'ro- ithcr, as I was unable to die sin the /ersnry. The drug store in which three nrmorcd truck guiirds sipped cof- ce .while their truck was looted nst March has hung a huge counterpart of a coffee cup in ront, inscribed: "The Home of the $68,OW Cup of Coffee," STAOYVILLE-Dr. and Mrs. C. VVaison aruipunce the birth of a on at Memorial Hospital in Osagc n Aug. 15. ASK RAY SENEY 19 EAST STATE IS HE T A K I N G A dim view of school ? Dx:s lie hate io think of trading Ills jeans for geometry ? Grumbling already about homework? Ob, oh, that is a problem! Have you considered that it might be vision--not aversion? Far be it from us to turn worry wart-- but, have you had your ·oo's eyes checked lately? By a skilled eye physician, we mean. Often faulty eyesight keeps a boy **in tbe dark" ·bout so many things going on at school . . . he dislikes making th« effort. 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