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PETE THE PENGUIN

Penguin Originals Abbot Pederson a salesman and enthusiastic golfer working for Munsingwear in America was killing time in NYC in 1955 before a meeting and on a whim bought a stuffed penguin he saw in a shop window. Affectionately naming him Pete, he took him to the meeting. The cocktails flowed on the flight home and enthusiasm getting the better of him, Pederson managed to knock poor Pete’s head off. With the help of the seductive stewardess Pederson removed his tie and wrapped it around the penguin’s neck, saving him from... Read More