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ELEPHANT DISPLACES LION AS KING OF BEASTS (May, 1929)

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ELEPHANT DISPLACES LION AS KING OF BEASTS

LIONS have been enjoying the title of “King of Beasts” which really belongs to the elephant, according to Harry C. Ostrander, naturalist. The elephant does not

Possess the regal bearing of the lion, but he can think faster and has a remarkable memory, as witness the truism of the showmen, “an elephant never forgets an injury.”

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Surgical Boots Help Baby Elephant Support His Weight (Aug, 1929)

Surgical Boots Help Baby Elephant Support His Weight

THIS TINY elephant at right—he is tiny for an elephant—is the baby of the Kensington Gardens Zoo in London. At the time the photo was taken he weighed close to 300 pounds and his legs were not yet strong enough to permit him to gambol about the zoo in healthy elephant style.

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