Throw back Thursday

Rosemary Johnson donates a two-headed calf born on the Thompson Farm near Ober in Starke County in 1938.
Staff Writer

Affidavit of Truth
"Billy Boy"
Believed to be the only Calf of Its Kind in the World.
It has 2 natural Full-Size perfect Heads and 4 natural Full-Size Hind Legs of One Body.
Born on Our Farm, 6 miles East of Knox, in Starke County, Indiana, on the 6th day of April, 1938.
The Mother of this Calf was a 2 year old Jersey Heifer. The Sire, a registered Guernsey Bull.
The Owners of this Calf
SIE THOMPSON & SON ABEL
Frank B Lough, MDV
A C Shidler, Co Agent
John M Swartzell, Dep Sheirff
Ellen Lester, Notary
Commission expires July 24, 1949

From the Starke County Historical Society archives