TITLE

A TOUCH OF HUMOR

AUTHOR(S)
Hunter, Patricia
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Principal;May/Jun2008, Vol. 87 Issue 5, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Several jokes about school principals are presented.
ACCESSION #
31727922

 

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