Arizona Trivia -

Arizona Trivia

Weird, Wacky and Wild

By Paul Soderberg, Lisa Wojna



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Arizona is full of fascinating and often humorous stories of strange places, bizarre events, intriguing history and colorful characters: * Mesa's founder was the great-grandfather of Fay Wray, star of King Kong (1933) * The place to go for great burgers in Kayenta is also the place to learn about the Navajo Code Talkers * Phoenix native Joan Ganz Cooney created Sesame Street * Irving Berlin wrote the greatest Christmas song of all time--"White Christmas"--while sitting beside a swimming pool in Phoenix * One of the seven species of horned lizards found in Arizona is the horny toad, which squirts blood from its eyes when frightened * Chandler holds an annual Ostrich Festival--one of the Top 10 Unique Festivals in the United States * The only two communities in the U.S. where postal workers still deliver mail by mule are both in the Grand Canyon--in Havasu Falls, where the Havasupai tribe has lived for 800 years, and in Phantom Ranch, a resort village * The "Jojo's" mentioned in the Beatles' song "Get Back" was a popular bar in Tucson * And more.

Product code: 9781897278499

ISBN 9781897278499
Dimensions (HxWxD in mm) H209xW55xS133
No. Of Pages 240
Publisher Blue Bike Books