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Been watching the series on Netflix about the evolution of the tank in warfare.

The German Panzers were OK, but the Tiger, with it's 88mm main gun was terrifying.

I believe this is a Tiger that my grandpa took a picture of after a battle...

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On 11/18/2018 at 6:24 AM, pipedreams said:

Iron lungs, polio patients from the days before the vaccine. 

When I was in the first grade they started testing the polio vaccine in our school.  Half of the kids got the new vaccine, half of the kids got a placebo.  As I recall, the shot was in a series of two or three shots over a month or two.  Anyway, when the vaccine proved successful, and not fatal, those who had originally gotten the placebo had to then get the real thing.  I was fortunate enough to have gotten the genuine vaccine during the trial, so didn't need to repeat.  

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50 minutes ago, Cubdriver said:

Somewhere in the UK?  That looks like a Mullard logo on the box on the top shelf at the left...

-Pat

Dunno. The roof structure looks like a design commonly used in the UK.

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