Tuesday, March 24, 2015

USA study: Illinois

State facts:
     1.  World's largest catsup bottle is in Collinsville, measuring 170 ft.
     2.  The world's first and biggest Ferris Wheel was at the Chicago's World's Fair in 1893.
     3.  John Deere  invented the steel plow in 1837.
     4.  The first Dairy Queen opened in Joliet in 1940.
     5.  The 1st deep dish pizza was created in Chicago in 1943.

Two Days in May
by Harriet Peck Taylor

L is for Lincoln
by Kathy-jo Wargin

The Christmas Tree Ship
by Jeanette Winter

Ruth Law Thrills a Nation
by Don Brown

Playing with John Deere tractors.