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Offline besilarius

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Scrapping of the Big E
« on: October 08, 2017, 09:27:44 AM »

An eight page spread from the May, 1960 issue of Popular Mechanics.
Interesting in a gruesome sort of way.
Not for the faint of hear.
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Re: Scrapping of the Big E
« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2017, 04:54:44 AM »
Hopefully those scraps of her still live on today as the article states.