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Cigars are being passed out at Forest Park zoo in
Fort Worth today. Goldie and Topper, the two
giraffes in the soft zoo, have . become the proud
parents of a bouncing six and a half foot baby boy.
Goldie, the mother, has had i two other babies
since coming to the zoo.
Dr. Floyd R. Keen, who
assisted in the birth, said Goldie had no trouble
BABY GIRAFFE ON GROUND
Thd baby will be sold after about six months and
will be worth around three thousand dollars. had
it been' a female, it would bring 35-hundred dollars.
BIG GIRAFFE STAN11ING
Topper, tie father, s
r is one of the largest giraffes in captivity,
and a half feet hiigh. He was bought in
19-50 by a fund sponsored by the Fort Worth Star
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Baby giraffe], item, October 1, 1960; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc935958/m1/1/: accessed November 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.