TITLE

Not Just a Jacket

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 3;3/10/2008, Vol. 64 Issue 18, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes a winter jacket equipped with a special tracking device which can be useful for parents in keeping track of their children.
ACCESSION #
31311065

 

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