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Gorilla World Timeline

    1931                    1950                          1957

    Susie was purchased by  The Zoo has 26,192 paid       Dr. Albert Schweitzer gives Cathryn
    Board Member Robert J.  admission in one day for the  Hosea Hilker and Dr. Byron Bernard
    Sullivan.               75th "Diamond Jubilee."       a young gorilla named Penelope.

    1947                              1951                       1963

    Susie dies at 22 - at the time    The Ape House opens. Male  The family of Board Member
    a longevity record for a gorilla  gorilla M'Golo "Big Boy"   Oliver M. Gale donates funds
    in a zoo.                         delights crowds.           for a nursery in the Ape House.

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