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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #50(3/12/2005)

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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) A tennis ball thrown by Gilbert Bell prior to 1914, remains lodged in wall of the Lincoln Cathedral in Lincolnshire, England --- to this day!

(2) Capuchin monkeys utilize a natural mosquito repellent --- they rub themselves with millipedes!

(3) "WASTE" OF ENERGY! The methane in cow dung collected at the Blue Spruce Farm in Bridport, Vt., produces enough electricity to power 330 homes!

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