A sea of Seuss hats at an event at the Library of Congress in 2010.
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August 20, 2012 As a captain in the U.S. Army during World War II, Theodor Geisel created a booklet warning troops against the dangers of malaria and how to avoid contracting it.
An imagined new facade for Dartmouth's school of medicine (with apologies to Dr. Seuss).
April 5, 2012 No word yet on whether memorizing The Cat in the Hat will now become a requirement for medical school admission.
March 28, 2012 The bronze artwork, made by Theodore Geisel's daughter, has disappeared. The theft comes as a movie version of Dr. Seuss' story continues to draw fans to theaters.
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