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1

What was Thompson's job and where?

Mechanical engineer at John Deere in Rock Island, IL

2

He was hit in the head by a piece of __ and this led to symptoms of ___

Timber
Diabetes

3

Thompson's father encouraged him to see Dr. __ __. After __ days of continual adjustments, Thompson was healed and never exhibited sgns of diabetes again.

James Delk
16

4

Thompson started at Palmer at age __ and graduated in __

37
1949
(He entered in 1945)

5

Where was Thompson working at with his new headpiece when BJ made arangements for a demo?

Clearview Sanitarium in Daventport

6

What did BJ and Clay agree to call the heapiece after BJ funded it?

Palmer-Thompson adjustment headpiece

7

Thompson was granted a process patent in ___ and the first table was sold in ___

1955
1957

8

Thompson was granted several U.S. patents including a rare process patent in ___ for treatment of human ailments

1957

9

What was the table called that he invented?

Thompson Terminal Point table

10

He led research at the BJ Palmer Chiro Research Clinic for __ years

28

11

He was honored as ICA Chiropractor of the year in ___

1958

12

What countries did he present seminars in?

America
Europe
South Africa
Australia
New Zealand
Japan

13

Maintained a private practice in Davenport for __ years

30

14

Earned Doctor of humanities degree from Palmer in ___

1986

15

Developed the Leg length Analysis with Dr. __ __

Romer Derefield

16

Taught __ and __ at Palmer

Technique
Basic Science

17

In ___, he passed away at the age of __

1995
86

18

What are Thompson's Birth date and place of birth?

July 8, 1909
Hartville, Wyoming

19

What year did Thompson develop the drop headpiece?

1954

20

In ___, Thompson received a Scholarship to the American Conservatory (Chicago) in violin.

1928

21

What is the terminal point?

The point at which the table stops the drop, but the spinal segment region receives the force