Pop quiz: What Kansas state symbols do you know?
Asked at Massachusetts Street on July 12, 2012
“I know the sunflower is the state something. And the state bird is the Jayhawk? I guess not, because it isn’t real. We haven’t been in Lawrence long.”
“The sunflower of course. And I think the state bird is the meadowlark.”
“The box turtle, the salamander, the sunflower, the buffalo.”
“The horned toad, the mocking bird, the sunflower, the box turtle … and the state soil is sandy loam.”