Believe It or Not—Quail Hatches Out Hen Egg in Oviedo

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Title

Believe It or Not—Quail Hatches Out Hen Egg in Oviedo

Alternative Title

Quail Hatches Out Hen Egg in Oviedo

Subject

Oviedo (Fla.)
Quails--Florida
Chickens--United States
Believe it or not (Radio program)

Description

A newspaper article published by The Central Florida Press on June 20, 1930. The article describes a "freak happening" in which a quail hatched a hen egg in Oviedo, Florida. The quail was owned by Max Leinhart, who appeared on the radio program Ripley's Believe It or Not!. The radio show premiered on April 14, 1930 and was hosted by its founder, Robert Ripley, and ran until 1948, when Ripley began to convert the show to a television program.

Source

Original newspaper article: "Believe It or Not—Quail Hatches Out Hen Egg in Oviedo." The Central Florida Press, Vol. 1, No. 9, June 20, 1930, page 1: Oviedo Historical Society, Oviedo, Florida.

Publisher

The Central Florida Press

Date Created

ca. 1930-06-20

Date Copyrighted

1930-06-20

Date Issued

1930-06-20

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original newspaper article: "Believe It or Not—Quail Hatches Out Hen Egg in Oviedo." The Central Florida Press, Vol. 1, No. 9, June 20, 1930, page 1.

Is Part Of

"The Central Florida Press, Vol. 1. No. 9, June 20, 1930." RICHES of Central Florida. https://richesmi.cah.ucf.edu/omeka2/items/show/5674.
Oviedo Historical Society, Oviedo, Florida.
Oviedo Historical Society Collection, Oviedo Collection, Seminole County Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

119 KB

Medium

1 newspaper article

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Oviedo, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher

Provenance

Originally published by The Central Florida Press.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by The Central Florida Press and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Contributing Project

Curator

Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

Source Repository

External Reference

"THE ICONIC MR. RIPLEY." Ripley's Believe It or Not! http://www.ripleys.com/our-story/robert-ripley/.
"RICHES Podcast Documentaries, Episode 26: The Oviedo Chickens." RICHES of Central Florida. https://richesmi.cah.ucf.edu/omeka2/items/show/2478.
"History of Chickens." Citizens Bank of Florida. https://www.mycbfl.com/about-history-chickens.htm.

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