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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #13(6/14/2005)

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< TASK 1 > Read the articles (1) to (3). And figure out which article they come from. Answer A, B, or C.

(1) After helping women onto lifeboats, Archibald Gracie IV went under with the Titanic --- But was rescued and wrote a book about the event!

(2) Brian Appel's refinery in Carthage, MO., turns inedible turkey leftovers into useable diesel fuel --- but the process really stinks!

(3) Mark Gibbons of Ormskirk, England, climbed a 3,560-foot mountain with a washing machine tied to his back!

The cartoon from http://www.comics.com/comics/ripleys/
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