TITLE

Untitled

PUB. DATE
August 1960
SOURCE
New Yorker;8/20/1960, Vol. 36 Issue 27, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Excerpt
ABSTRACT
An excerpt from an article in the "Los Angeles Times" which has an amusing error, is presented.
ACCESSION #
22764663

 

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