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A whale of a time capsule

Researchers investigate old newspapers used in a 1930s museum display of a blue whale.


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Comment icon #1 Posted by Codenwarra on 20 April, 2017, 13:32
Neighbors at a former residence decided to replace the linoleum in their spare room. Underneath they found many defective copies of the local newspaper from 1911, one page had not been printed. These were almost like new. Among the advertisements were working boots. The price would have been close to a week's wage for a laborer.

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