By Janice Beck Stock
Amazing Iowa bargains an extraordinary glimpse into strange and occasionally strange humans and occasions in Iowa's heritage. analyzing just like the Hawkeye State's personal Ripley's® think It or Not, this ebook explores countless numbers of awesome tales, evidence, and tidbits of human curiosity. It includes photos, quizzes, trivialities, tales, recipes, lists, track lyrics, and extra. inside those pages, you are going to find:
- Eddie Rickenbacker, who raced automobiles with a bat's center tied to his center finger.
- The world's top marinade for Iowa red meat 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 prior (TV's first Superman used to be born in Iowa).
- Heroes of the longer term (Captain James T. Kirk might be born in Iowa).
- Ellen Church of Cresco, the 1st airline stewardess within the country.
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