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Wednesday, June 29, 2016
IMAGES OF OUR PAST - FRYING EGGS ON THE SIDEWALK
Like many of you, Judge Harold E. Ward, of Dublin, had heard the expression, it's hot enough to fry an egg on the sidewalk. Well, one day, Ward and Grace Harrison of the Dublin Courier picked one particular hot, June 1953 day and tried out the theory. It was not quite hot enough to fry the eggs.