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Walking and Talking Robot

Date: February 15 1957
Description: John Fischer, age 11, demonstrates his invention, a "walking and talking" robot. The robot's eyes light up, and it rolls back and forth on a platform.
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Career Girls Entertain

Date: February 15 1957
Description: Anne Pidcoe, teacher, enters an apartment building with an armload of groceries in preparation for a dinner party.
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Career Girls Entertain

Date: February 15 1957
Description: Jean Ziegler cooking spaghetti for a dinner party at her apartment at 122 East Gilman Street, Apt. 205.
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Zaledon vs. Goodsit at UW Boxing Final

Date: February 15 1957
Description: The original caption states, "Almondo Zaledon, left, and Allan Goodsitt each land a straight right on the other's jaw during the spirited third round actio...
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Career Girls Entertain

Date: February 15 1957
Description: Pat Pidcoe, medical secretary, setting the table for a dinner party.
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Career Girls Entertain

Date: February 15 1957
Description: Jean Ziegler fastens a necklace for Pat Pidcoe in preparation for a dinner party at their apartment at 122 East Gilman Street, Apartment 205.
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Little Badger Boxers Exhibition Match

Date: February 15 1957
Description: Action shot of two boys boxing. Keith Karow (left) receives a head turning straight right punch to the head sent by Pat McCormick.
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Career Girls Entertain

Date: February 15 1957
Description: Anne Pidcoe, teacher, welcomes guest Bill Meuer to a dinner party at 122 East Gilman Street, Apartment 205.
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Career Girls Entertain

Date: February 15 1957
Description: Guests and hostesses gather before serving dinner at an apartment party. Left to right: Pat Pidcoe, Bill Meuer, Bill Chatterton, Anne Pidcoe, Harry Kesseni...
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Little Badger Boxers Exhibition Match

Date: February 15 1957
Description: Two small boys wearing large boxing gloves face off while standing in widely spaced low boxing stances. Tom Corcoran throws a left to the belly, while Tom...
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Idle Hours Bowling Team

Date: February 15 1957
Description: Idle Hours women's bowling team sets city season record. Front left to right are team members Georgia Meiller and Eleanor Davis. Back row are Betty Sydow,...

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