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Japanese 'squid jockey'

A squid race was one the events at a recent festival to promote the products of the northern Japanese prefecture of Aomori. About 200 live squids were transported almost 500 miles from Aomori to Tokyo for the races.

(c) Copyright 1999. The Christian Science Publishing Society

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