FUN FACTS ABOUT GEORGIA
Georgia is 1st in the production of peanuts.
- Atlanta is home to COCA COLA, the
best selling (and might I add--the best tasting)
soft drink in the whole world.
All the Peter Pan ™ peanut butter
ever made has been produced somewhere in south
The development of a process to keep peanut
butter from separating from its oil took place at the Univ. of Ga. experimental station in Griffin
SPEAKING OF PEANUT BUTTER, CLICK HERE TO LEARN ABOUT A COUPLE OF THOUSAND
USES FOR THE GOOEY STUFF.
The World's record large mouth bass was caught in a Georgia lake in 1932. Click HERE to read all about it.
The World's record "shellcracker" was also
caught by a Georgian. It was caught in South
Carolina, but it took a Jawjahboy to land it.
Click HERE to read about it.
Click HERE to see it
and the angler close up.
Georgia's Capitol dome is plated with
Georgia gold. The first domestic gold ever sent
to the Philadelphia Mint came from Dahlonega.
HERE to read about the Dahlonega Mint.
is the largest granite monolith in the world. You can visit Stone Mountain Park on the net. It's listed in the State Parks links on my
Georgia Links page. To get a really close up view of "the rock" click
HERE. You'll never get any closer than this.
Georgia is 2nd in the production of