TITLE

Happy Birthday, Teddy Bear!

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Weekly Reader - Edition 2;11/17/2006, Vol. 76 Issue 11, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the teddy celebrates its 104th anniversary in January 2007. It claims that stuffed toy bears were around long before it was called a teddy bear. It relates the story why the teddy bear was named after former U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt. The story demonstrates the kindness of President Roosevelt to an injured bear.
ACCESSION #
23796927

 

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