Chimp Chat

September 2001
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;9/17/2001, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p3
Focuses on the prank phone calls received by workers at a Scottish wildlife park which came from a chimpanzee that stole a worker's cellular phone.


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