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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #19(9/28/2005)

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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) 79-year-old South African Maurice Creswick is the first person in the world to donate 350 pints of blood as an unpaid volunteer!

(2) "And then I bought some ..." A bank robber in Chicago stole $81,000 in April 2004, but was soon apprehended after calling a radio station and bragging about things he'd bought with the stolen cash!

(3) The ability of Michael Trembath's dog to imitate emergency sirens was used on July 27, 2005, to alert his master that his house was on fire!

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