Sunday, May 15, 2016

Missouri's Great Snake Scare of 1953

Missouri's Great Escaped Snake Scare of 1953: Between August and October, residents of Springfield fought off cobras with garden hoes.

1 comment:

Don Coffin said...

My favorite sentence: "The cobra came out, and was hit by five slugs from an officer’s pistol. But the reptile wasn’t quite dead. So the police got a garden hoe."