Crain, Caleb
September 1995
New Republic;9/18/95-9/25/95, Vol. 213 Issue 12/13, p12
Presents an article on being an editor of "The Guinness Book of Records" and the task of choosing people to be included in the book for world records. Misconception about being an editor for "The Guinness Book of Records"; Significance of rejecting columnist Paul Newman's claim as the oldest race car winner in the world; Changes in the book.


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