A professor of speech at Teacher’s College in New York, quoted in the “New York Times” said: When a person can recite the following without difficulty, his speech is normal:
Are our oats here?
Many a Wit is not a whit wittier than Whittier.
The menu is not less important than the men you meet.
His suit shoaWed spots of suet and soot.
Why don’t you try it?
Source: Western Argus, Tuesday 26 May 1936
While a one year old baby was sitting at the Southwold sands, he decided to sink his two erupted teeth into the ear of his father’s bull terrier, which howled and ran away to sulk for the rest of the day!
Source: The Advertiser, Thursday 12 August 1937
A man with a toothache made a false confession to the English police that he was a much wanted bandit to have his tooth extracted free of charge by the prison dentist!
He proved successful in his bid…
Source: News, Wednesday 1 February 1933
A doctor in North Carolina found a tooth with a crown and roots growing in the foot of a 13 year old boy!
He was pleased to report that the tooth was removed without complication.
Source:The Canberra Times, Monday 23 January 1978