From Knuckledraggin My Life Away:
"It would have been the biggest tree alive today had it not been so
ignominiously felled in 1890 – reputedly to satisfy a drunken bet about
making a table big enough to seat 40 guests from a single slice of
"And in case you wonder how they were felled:"
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