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TIRED ROBINS
Edited by Ed Zern and Tom Lineaweaver
June 18, 1956
Presumably faced with a housing problem this spring, two robins built their nest, now complete with eggs, in the rear of an oil truck operating out of Oshawa, Ontario and they insist on keeping Driver Keith Moffat company during his daily 261-mile stint. The birds may leave the truck to forage, explains Moffat, but they manage to catch up a mile or two down the road.
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June 18, 1956

Tired Robins

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Presumably faced with a housing problem this spring, two robins built their nest, now complete with eggs, in the rear of an oil truck operating out of Oshawa, Ontario and they insist on keeping Driver Keith Moffat company during his daily 261-mile stint. The birds may leave the truck to forage, explains Moffat, but they manage to catch up a mile or two down the road.

Fortunately, Oil Firm Owner Harry Perry is an understanding man. When the eggs hatch, the truck will stand in the company's yard until the fledgling robins can fend for themselves. "When they have gone to all this trouble..." said Perry, "we will certainly not interfere with their home."

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