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MONDAY September 01

AFRICAN CAPITALS

WITH AN ELEVATION OF OVER 5,400 FEET, WINDHOEK IS THE MILE-HIGH CAPITAL OF THIS NEIGHBOR TO SOUTH AFRICA

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  • FRIDAY August 29 THE AGE OF THE ROBBER BARONS

    IN 1890 HE BECAME PRESIDENT OF THE AMERICAN TOBACCO COMPANY IN DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA

    Reveal Correct Response

    WHO IS JAMES BUCHANAN DUKE?

  • THURSDAY August 28 IN THE BOOKSTORE

    "THE BULLY PULPIT" IS ABOUT THE GOLDEN AGE OF JOURNALISM & THE RELATIONSHIP OF THESE 2 PRESIDENTS

    Reveal Correct Response

    WHO ARE THEODORE ROOSEVELT & WILLIAM HOWARD TAFT?

  • WEDNESDAY August 27 SAME FIRST & LAST 2 LETTERS

    RUMINANT ADJECTIVE FOR A BASHFUL GRIN

    Reveal Correct Response

    WHAT IS SHEEPISH?

  • TUESDAY August 26 KING JAMES BIBLE QUOTES

    A MAJOR THEME OF ECCLESIASTES IS STATED IN THE SECOND VERSE OF THE BOOK: "ALL IS" THIS

    Reveal Correct Response

    WHAT IS "VANITY"?

  • MONDAY August 25 IT HAPPENED IN THE PAST

    AN ITALIAN BID FOR EMPIRE WAS ENDED BY DEFEAT AT THE 1896 BATTLE OF ADWA IN THIS AFRICAN COUNTRY

    Reveal Correct Response

    WHAT IS ETHIOPIA?