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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #364(3/8/2000)

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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 company in Japan has made the world's first wrist camera --- a digital camera that can shoot and store up to 100 images!

(2) Nick Panteluk of Toronto, Ont., Canada, who has been blind since birth, has worked as a mechanic fixing small engines for the past 20 years!

(3) In July 1999, a 9.9-ft.-high snowman was built in the desert outside Dubai --- where the temperatures average 40゚C --- using one ton of artificial snow!

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My sister and I were very proud of our brother Nick Panteluk. He worked as a mechanic for the city of Toronto for 30 yrs. Sadly he passed away March 2008.

Rosemarie Gillis
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Posted by: | 01/11/2011 at 12:48 PM

Nick Panteluk was my brother. He worked as a mechanic for the city of Toronto for 30 years. Nick was blind from birth with congenital cataracts. Sadly for our family Nick passed away March of 2008. We deeply appreciate Nick's accomplishments being recognized. Rosemarie Gillis

Posted by: | 01/11/2011 at 12:38 PM

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