“Terry Sanford, president of Duke University and former governor of North Carolina, takes a scholarly look at some educated bears at Grandfather Mountain N.C. He watches Mildred perform her new trick of guzzling a soft drink--or maybe Old Granddad--while daughter Mini watches from atop a welcome sign.” 1970
“Terry Sanford, president of Duke University and former governor of North Carolina, takes a scholarly look at some educated bears at Grandfather Mountain N.C. He watches Mildred perform her new trick of guzzling a soft drink--or maybe Old Granddad--while daughter Mini watches from atop a welcome sign.” 1970 AP Wirephoto
“Terry Sanford, president of Duke University and former governor of North Carolina, takes a scholarly look at some educated bears at Grandfather Mountain N.C. He watches Mildred perform her new trick of guzzling a soft drink--or maybe Old Granddad--while daughter Mini watches from atop a welcome sign.” 1970 AP Wirephoto
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Mildred the Bear of Grandfather Mountain

September 02, 2016 06:29 AM

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