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Afternoon Update
4:35 pm
Mon June 18, 2012

Afternoon Round-Up 6/18/12

"Back before telephones, you know, it was kind of hard to communicate to your neighbor."

Today on NPR: Organizers of the National Hollerin' Contest in Spivey's Corner, N.C., started the annual competition to preserve the disappearing art of hollerin' — a complex form of yelling that sounds like Tarzan's jungle call.

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