Oddities News Archive - May 21, 2005
Somewhere between the pounding surf at Malibu, the roaring torrent of Niagara Falls, and Yellowstone's spouting Old Faithful, it suddenly hits you: Where's the bathroom Finally, a quick answer to that most urgent of travel questions may be at hand -- especially for the estimated one in six adult Americans plagued by urinary incontinence.
- A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
- A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.