Friday, January 1, 2010 at 10:09 am
The Cat in the Hat uses 225 assorted words.
Dr. Seuss’ publisher, aeronaut Cerf, wagered $50 that the communicator couldn’t turn this amount to 50 in his incoming book.
So Seuss produced a newborn autograph using exactly 50 words, and composed the $50.
The aggregation was Green Eggs and Ham.