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Let’s review the questions.
- This city is home to the Slippery Noodle Inn, the oldest continuously operating bar in its state.
- Per capita, there are more golfers in this city than any other U.S. city.
- In 1881, the world’s first hydro-electric plant came to life on this city’s west side.
And here are the answers:
- Indianapolis, IN—While the Slippery Noodle Inn is now a blues bar and restaurant, at one time it was a stop on the Underground Railroad during the American Civil War. Oh, and it housed a brothel until 1953.
- Minneapolis, MN—Minnesota is also the only state in the U.S. to have hosted all 13 USGA championships.
- Grand Rapids, MI–On May 27, 1881, a contract was awarded to John H. Hoskin for the construction of a permanent powerhouse to be completed by August 1, 1881. It was actually completed Nov 1, 1881.
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