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Rock Chalk Birthday Hawk

Professor E.H.S. Bailey, who led the effort to draft the first Pure Food and Drug Laws in Kansas and created the "Rock Chalk Chant" for the KU Science Club, is born in Baileyville, Connecticut.


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