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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #178(4/17/2006)

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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) Believe it or not! Jan Krutewicz of Munster, Ill., built a working telephone smaller than a human thumb!

(2) "C'mon in. The water's fine!" Don Underwood of Lousville, KY., owns a 1954 fire truck with a built-in swimming pool originally installed to provide mobile swimming lessons for children.

(3) Saccharin, the artificial sweetener, was accidentally discovered in 1879 by Ira Remsen when he forgot to wash his hands after experimenting with coal tar!

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