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POTATO RACE

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Originally appearing in Volume V22, Page 204 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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POTATO RACE, a running contest, where the winner is the first who collects in a basket or other receptacle a number of potatoes, usually eight, placed, as a rule two yards apart, along a straight line, and then crosses a finish line five or ten yards farther on.
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