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Loch Ness Monster Hoaxes
Iceberg floats into Sydney Harbor, 1978
Dead Body of Loch Ness Monster Found, 1972
The Great New York Zoo Escape Hoax, 1874
The boy with the golden tooth, 1593
Rare planetary alignment decreases gravity, 1976
The damp spot that hoaxed a city, 1912
The Berners Street Hoax, 1810
The Crown Prince Regent of Thulia, 1954
Lord Gordon-Gordon, robber of the robber barons, 1871
April Fool Gadgets -- April Fool's Day, 1944
"Fun-loving Americans spend about $8,000,000 a year on tricky gadgets which make good fun on April Fool's Day. Here are a few you should watch out for this year: Plate Lifter — Your blueplate gets a bouncing wanderlust; Hot Salt — It comes out pepper; Inseparable Saucer — Sticks to cup; Tough Doughnut — A rubber sinker; Dribble Glass — April showers." [AP Features]

April Fool Categories: 1944, House Pranks.
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