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UNCLE SAM'S WORLD BEATERS
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Marcus Wright 1 P5 y
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An idea of what will happen
when Uncle Sam's athletes meet
the world's best, at Stockholm,
was given in the eastern Olympic
trials, at Cambridge, when
world's records went by the board
with a crash.
Marcus Wright astounded the
athletic world by doing 13 feet
2J4 inches in the pole vault, shat
tering the, reGprd of 13 feet 1
inch, made by Gardner of Yale
the week before. This remarkable
photograph was taken just after
he cleared the record height.
Wright, who is from Dartmouth
university, was practically an un
known until his phenomenal per-
Wibbley! '"What a peculiar
habit your dog has of wagging
his tail up and down, instead of
from side to side:"
Wobbley: "Yes we're living
in a flat now, and he doesn't have
room towag- it any other ivay."
.Los Angeles, with; two public
telephone companies, has over
80,000 telephones, or one to every
four inhabitants. There are daily
750,000 calls, or two for every
man, wOmariand chijd in the city.
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