Make a Pig-Bladder Ball

Inspired by the book Little House in the Big Woods, by Laura Ingalls Wilder, these two kids discovered how to turn a pig bladder into a balloon.

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These two resourceful youngsters combined a leftover from hog-slaughtering day with a bit of pioneer lore (learned from Little House in the Big Woods), to create a toy ball from a pig bladder!
PHOTO: VINCE ROWE