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Art Anatomy
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Obed, of Ruth; Obed begat J esse; and J esse begat David, the king; and David the king begat Solomon of her that had been the wife of Urias; and Solomon begat Roboam; and Roboam begat Abia;" etc. Let us assurne that each in turn begat two sons, and we have the lower pyramid. David 's bloocl comes to each one in Abia 's generation in as direct alineas to hirnself. It has been calculated that there is not a Caucasian today who has not in hirn traces of King David 's blood, and this calculation does not even depend upon Solomon's efforts in diffusing the st1'ain by having 700 wives and 400 concubines; nor upon the further statement that "Solomon loved many strange women!"