1851: A Fossil Kangaroo

A fossil Kangaroo has been discovered in a quarry near Middletown, Conn. It contains all the characteristic features of the animal too plain for any mistake. The animal was four feet long, with a tail of 24 inches, strong and large at its base, and tapering.

From the Gallipolis Journal (Gallipolis, Ohio), Thursday, June 19, 1851.
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