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Weird Nebraska Have You Seen Lubber? 


Lubber, the horse, was born in 1921 at the Miller Ranch in Holt County. He was owned by A. E. Ponton and Sons of Battle Creek, and exhibited in various carnivals in 1920 as the World's Largest Horse. At that time, Lubber weighed 2,000 pounds and stood 7'4."

 
"Have you seen lubber?"
 
Lubber the Horse

Source: Bernice Ponton Tomjack, O'Neill and Nebraska State Historical Society RG2408.PH:2

 

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