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ISBN-10: 0253351987

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I n d i s c u s s i o n s , h e " t o p u t i t m i l d l y , m a d e his p o s i t i o n c l e a r . " H e " w a s i n c o n g e n i t a l d i s a g r e e m e n t u n t i l t h e day o f his d e a t h o n W a s h i n g t o n ' s B i r t h day, 1944" ( C r o n e i s 1963,85). H o w e v e r , o n e s h o u l d n o t c o n j u r e u p a p i c t u r e o f a g r u m p y old m a n . U l r i c h w a s k n o w n for his g e n i a l d i s p o s i t i o n , a n d , i n d e e d , w a s k n o w n a s " U n c l e H a p p y .

V a u p e l , i n d u c t e d m e into c o l l e c t i n g fossils d u r i n g m y s e c o n d y e a r a t W o o d w a r d H i g h S c h o o l .

A c c o r d i n g t o t h e s a m e p h o t o g r a p h c a p t i o n , F a b e r lived until 1930, late e n o u g h that Shideler w e n t c o l l e c t i n g with h i m . A c c o r d i n g to Shideler ([1952] 2002, 3), F a b e r w a s , ". . like t h e t y p i c a l old t i m e r he was[,] very sec r e t i v e a n d s u s p i c i o u s . H e w a s n ' t t e l l i n g a n y b o d y a n y t h i n g . I t took m e t w o years t o g e t h i m s o f t e n e d u p a n d e d u c a t e d s o that h e w a s w i l l i n g t o c o m e o u t w i t h his i n f o r m a t i o n .

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