TITLE

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PUB. DATE
June 1961
SOURCE
New Yorker;6/24/1961, Vol. 37 Issue 19, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a joke about a wax collection exhibited at the Empress Hotel in Victoria, British Columbia.
ACCESSION #
22777141

 

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