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!A MARVELLOUS MEMORY.

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A MARVELLOUS MEMORY. An imbecile boy of ton years with a masrfc marvellous "alinanae iwemcry lies been 1:t troduced. to the Vieunese Psychological Society. Armed with calendars of various I years and kinds, the scientists plied the bov with questions OIl dates, covering all the eenturi s the tenth to the twentieth. Without a moment's pause, and always cor- rectly, the boy answered such quesdens as: When is Easter Sunday in 1917?. What day of the week did the 14ih June, 1808, fall on? When is Ascension; Day, 1023? How long is the c2,n:iyal season in Brsid.es/ all this, the boy could give right eft the patron saint of any day in the year. Doctors from the idiot asylum where the boy is an inmate said it was impossible to explain his extraordj nary memory. The boy himself said he used the oxis*ivj-. mathematical tables for ascertaining past- and future dates, but the do\?,lu"S h's WdS clearly not the 1 1. b t im t,i ould be used for "i, w» > f- his memory was r„ by that period. Of dates iwijee ii iv 1 v»Cx ox aL.ec 2000 he seemed iwijee ii iv or after 2000 he seemed to have v n „ ->tIfÆ_I"

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