Taxonomic history Skull Komodo dragons were first documented by Europeans in , when rumors of a "land crocodile" reached Lieutenant van Steyn van Hensbroek of the Dutch colonial administration. Douglas Burden in After returning with 12 preserved specimens and 2 live ones, this expedition provided the inspiration for the movie King Kong. Collecting expeditions ground to a halt with the occurrence of World War II, not resuming until the s and s, when studies examined the Komodo dragon's feeding behavior, reproduction, and body temperature. At around this time, an expedition was planned in which a long-term study of the Komodo dragon would be undertaken. This task was given to the Auffenberg family, who stayed on Komodo Island for 11 months in
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Randy Byboth's Austin Healey Sprite Race Car, Number 92
This racecar's original cc motor was good while it lasted, but it broke one time too many. The new engine was spec'd to be tough, and sure enough Randy went four years before refreshing it for the first time. Later model Spridget master cylinder has separate front and rear circuits for safety's sake. However, no mechanism for easy adjustment of front-to-rear brake bias is in use. As the decal suggests, this engine features Harland Sharp roller-tip 1. Mini Mania water pump pulley. Moss Motors exhaust headers.
On this page I'll try and unravel some of the markings that appear within the "deadwax" or "run-out groove" sections on US 60's discs. This will be an on-going project, so all additional information is welcome. First up, here's a quick "rule of thumb" disc-dating grid covering five major labels and the infamous West Coast based Monarch pressing plant.
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