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100-year-old message in bottle reads ‘You can pick up your trousers on Friday’

After a fisherman had discovered the bottle in his nets, researchers have managed to locate the tailoring business in Dubrovnik which sent the message to one of their regular customers, who, on this occasion, wanted his turn-ups turned down. Mr Zuckerman, who runs the business today, was amazed to see both bottle and message intact after a hundred years floating around in the sea. He was pleased to add that if the customer – or one of his descendents – still wanted his trousers, the alterations would be finished by the following Friday. ‘If not Friday, then definitely Monday’…

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Posted: Apr 8th, 2014 by Guest

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