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a city and administrative center in Bauska Raion, Latvian SSR. It is situated at the confluence of the Musha and Memele Rivers (they form the Lielupe) 66 km south of Riga. The nearest railroad station is Ietsava (26 km away). Population, 7,900 (1969). Bauska is the site of a fruit cannery and the Saule Textile Combine. A folk theater, an art museum, and a museum of local lore are located there. Bauska was first mentioned in 1443 and became a city in 1511. There are ruins of a 15th-16th-century castle.

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Gallant of Minneapolis; and his companion, Dennen Bauske, with whom he lived.
The exhibit also serves as a hook to get people to come here," says Clay Bauske, resident curator at the Truman Library and guest curator of the traveling exhibition.
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Grayson was trying to promote more activity among American men,'' Bauske said.
When the presidents themselves participate regularly in physical activity,'' said Bauske, ``it says to the rest of the nation, `Look, if the president has time to take out of his day for regular activity, then everybody should do it.
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Prior to the mid-1950s, although there was scientific evidence, there really wasn't a public acknowledgment that smoking was bad for your health,'' said Clay Bauske, curator of ``Flexing the Nation's Muscle,'' a traveling exhibit about presidential fitness habits.
Even through the '60s, President Truman's diet was certainly something that didn't show any consciousness of heart disease or any of those problems,'' Bauske said.
In the '70s, '80s, '90s, our presidents are eating much healthier,'' Bauske said, ``in spite of those McDonald's runs.
Netoli Lietuvos sienos prie Bauskes miestelio vykdomi didziuliai restauravimo darbai atkuriant baroko stiliaus Rundales rumus ir parka.