The Weekly World News...........Aug 11, 1992

Lightbulb still glowing - after 91 years!

A light bulb that was switched on 91 years ago, in 1901, is still

It's listed in both the Guinness Book of World Records and
Ripley's Believe It Or Not as the world's oldest and longest
burning bulb.

The light has been shining steadily in a Livermore, Calif., fire
station since the turn of the century.

But don't expect to read fine print by its light. The bulb is about
as the coils in a toaster.

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