By Janice Beck Stock
Amazing Iowa bargains an extraordinary glimpse into strange and infrequently weird and wonderful humans and occasions in Iowa's heritage. interpreting just like the Hawkeye State's personal Ripley's® think It or Not, this ebook explores hundreds and hundreds of very good tales, evidence, and tidbits of human curiosity. It includes photos, quizzes, minutiae, tales, recipes, lists, track lyrics, and extra. inside of those pages, you will find:
- Eddie Rickenbacker, who raced automobiles with a bat's center tied to his heart finger.
- The world's most sensible marinade for Iowa red meat chops.
- Jesse James's first teach theft, the 1st ever tried on a relocating train.
- Lyrics of the "Iowa Corn Song".
- The longest beard size ever recorded.
- Heroes of the earlier (TV's first Superman used to be born in Iowa).
- Heroes of the long run (Captain James T. Kirk might be born in Iowa).
- Ellen Church of Cresco, the 1st airline stewardess within the country.
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