TITLE

Cabbage, Concluded

PUB. DATE
June 1977
SOURCE
New Republic;6/4/77, Vol. 176 Issue 23, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the story "26,911 Little Words," which appeared in the April 23, 1977 issue. The author describes how readers have sent in examples of government regulations as part of a contest for a free year-long subscription to "The New Republic." The author describes how rumors about governmental regulation of cabbage in the United States and duck eggs in the Common Market were untrue rumors.
ACCESSION #
23297987

 

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