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What Man Does to the Most Beautiful Gift of Nature—
The River

Rivers the world over were once thought to be a natural dumping ground. Even today, some individuals and companies view rivers as the most cost-efficient means to dispose of their waste. "Ding" drew this cartoon in 1923.

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