[RWR "Dutch" Reagan, age 2, drives his go-cart in the backyard of the family's home in Tampico, Ill. [anecdote]

Photo credit: Dixon Evening Telegraph

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On a hot summer day in Tampico, Illinois, Ronald, 3, and Neil decided they wanted some ice from an ice wagon. In order to get to the wagon, they had to crawl under a steaming train. Helplessly from a window, Nelle, watched as they barely escaped being crushed under the train's wheels. She gave the boys a good spanking.

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