Janice Beck Stock's Amazing Iowa (Tales of the Supernatural) PDF

By Janice Beck Stock

Amazing Iowa bargains an extraordinary glimpse into strange and occasionally extraordinary humans and occasions in Iowa's heritage. examining just like the Hawkeye State's personal Ripley's® think It or Not, this booklet explores thousands of significant tales, proof, and tidbits of human curiosity. It comprises images, quizzes, minutiae, tales, recipes, lists, track lyrics, and extra. inside those pages, you are going to find:

  • Eddie Rickenbacker, who raced autos with a bat's center tied to his heart finger.
  • The world's top marinade for Iowa beef chops.
  • Jesse James's first educate 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 was once 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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