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Mystery poem found in World War One kilt

Mystery poem found in World War One kilt: A hidden poem from a Glasgow woman has been found sewn into the folds of a World War One kilt owned by a Southampton academic. Dr Helen Paul discovered the hand-written message when she was removing the packing stitches from the kilt, which has been passed down her family. The note is a poem with lines including: "If married never mind, if single drop a line". It is signed by Helen Govan, of 49 Ardgowan Street in Glasgow.

Mystery poem found in WW1 kilt

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The man who stumbled on HELL

The man who stumbled on HELL: His place in history has never been revealed. But a published memoir by an SAS officer recounts how he uncovered the horrors of Belsen. Lieutenant John Randall thought iron gates led to a grand country house. Then he saw figures, dressed in rags, shuffling from a hut. Trying not to retch at the smell, Randall addressed the prisoners. Afterwards he noticed the emaciated corpses locked in hideous embraces. The camp contained 50,000 prisoners, most of all near…

The man who stumbled on HELL

Plastic in the ocean: it's even worse than you think.

Plastic pollution in ocean likely underestimated, researchers say


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Queen Califia....whom California is named after...

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Lady Of Atlantis - Controversial Artifact Of Which True Origin Remains Obscure -

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Tiles illustrating daisies, in Akhenaten's palace at Akhetaten (arabic Tel el Amarna).


1,000+ year old bosnian stone balls of costa rica. hundreds of them randomly found. hand carved. Pre-Columbian.

Alien Images Found In Ancient Stone Sphere

Baalbek - Lebanon. Some foundations stones are as much as 1200 tons. Now just how on earth did they move them?

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Aliens? How was this level of engineering and precision stone cutting achieved in ancient times?

End Of Times: Mistery of Puma Punku

Costa Rica Stone Spheres - One of the strangest mysteries in archaeology was discovered in the Diquis Delta of Costa Rica. Since the 1930s, hundreds of stone balls have been documented, ranging in size from a few centimetres to over two meters in diameter. Some weigh 16 tons. Almost all of them are made of granodiorite, a hard, igneous stone. These objects are monolithic sculptures made by human hands.

Mysterious Sites – Part 2 — World Mysteries Blog

Underwater Ancient Petroglyphs captured accidentally by a drone in Vancouver Canada

Underwater Ancient Petroglyphs captured accidentally by a drone in Vancouver Canada

King Edward VII (1901-1910). Waited 59 years to become King, which was recently surpassed by Prince Charles. During his reign the Woman's Suffrage movement became more active. In the U.S., The Wright brothers made their first manned flight.

My Ear-Trumpet Has Been Struck By Lightning

Jean-Christophe is the heir to the legacy of Napoleon Bonapart and the head of the former Imperial House of France. He's the great-great-great-grandnephew of Napoleon Bonaparte, (who had no direct heirs).

Jean-Christophe, Prince Napoléon, 25 The Frisky

Royal we: King Edward I (1239-1307) and Prince William, his 21 times great-grandson, share the same eyes and nose

Royal Family "Clones" (16 pics)

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Scan Reveals This Buddha Statue Has A Mummy Inside

This is no ordinary Buddha statue. As the CT scan at the right clearly shows, there's a mummy concealed inside!

Scan Reveals Mummified Monk Remains Concealed Within A Buddha Statue

Little Lulu comic books

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The Olmecs Were Ancient Africans:This Olmec king with Africoid facial features, rediscovered in 1858 at the Tres Zapotes archeological site in the Mexican state of Veracruz, is convincing evidence of the 3,000-year presence of Africans in Mexico but was omitted from the Oakland Museum of California exhibit.

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The Olmecs are a mysterious culture considered by many as the Mother Civilization of Mesoamerica. Archaeological sources believe their civilization began around 1250 BC. However, there are also opinions that it is much older, and its origins date back to 3113 BC, when god Quetzalcoatl arrived to the region. While others suggest the Olmecs originally came from Africa and introduced a calendar, writing, pyramid and tomb construction, mummification, and religious traditions to the native…

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History: The Moors were Muslims from Northern Africa. In 711, the Moors invaded Spain. The Moors gained power in Southern Spain. The above picture shows a Moor speaking with the King of Spain. In the 11th century, the Spaniards from northern Spain tried to recapture the south from the Moors. The Christians fought the Moors for centuries. It was not until 1492 that the Moors were driven out of Spain for good. The Moors changed Spanish culture by bringing their religion, music and art to…

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Black citizen of ancient Greece

The Aegean: fall of the Black Civilizations

Moors of the Renaissance. What the Moors did, and what they were doing for more than seven fruitful centuries across Europe, is still shrouded in mystery. Fortunately, alot of historical information were left behind, so, for curious students there are lots to uncover!

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Jackie Ormes: The First African American Woman Cartoonist - biography from University of Michigan Press

The First African American Woman Cartoonist - biography from University of Michigan Press