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Eagle Bulletin
Historical Society October programSkaneateles Historical Society: OCTOBER PROGRAM Tuesday, October 24 @ 7:30PM
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 31 minutes ago
Skaneateles Historical Society: OCTOBER PROGRAM Tuesday, October 24 @ 7:30PM 28 Hannum St., The Museum at the Creamery A trip to Somerset, England Many early settlers found their way to Skaneateles from Somerset, England in the 1800’s. There were... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
area events for Friday, Oct. 20, 2017about a reverse appliqué technique she specializes in. Anyone can enter their o
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 37 minutes ago
about a reverse appliqué technique she specializes in. Anyone can enter their own quilts. A donation of $5 to the Johnstown Historical Society is suggested. Admission $3 for ages 12 and up. Call 222-7711 or go to... Read more
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The News & Observer
Confederate flag stickers handed out at NC State Fair, and some aren’t happy about itand recruit many new members.” Darwin Roseman, who holds the title of quarterm
The News & Observer / Posted an hour ago
and recruit many new members.” Darwin Roseman, who holds the title of quartermaster with the NCSCV, said the group is a historical society that wants to educate people on Southern history and heritage. “We are professional – we don’t cause any... Read more
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Herald-Journal.com
Howard Lake City Council green-lights historic city hall preservationto approximately 1,600 square feet. The second floor will be renovated to meet
Herald-Journal.com / Posted an hour ago
to approximately 1,600 square feet. The second floor will be renovated to meet the exacting standards of the Minnesota Historical Society, from which grant funds have been requested. Renovations to the second floor include the construction of... Read more
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Al.com
Statue of Scottsboro Boys judge James Horton erected in Athensto raise the $60,000 needed in private donations. No government funds were used
Al.com / Posted an hour ago
to raise the $60,000 needed in private donations. No government funds were used for the project. The Limestone County Historical Society erected the marker explaining the judge's role in the Scottsboro Boys case. Former Judge Jimmy Woodroof... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Here comes the bride at Barnhisel HousePublished: Fri, October 20, 2017 @ 8:19 a.m. The Girard Historical Society pre
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted an hour ago
Published: Fri, October 20, 2017 @ 8:19 a.m. The Girard Historical Society presents Here Comes the Bride at the historic Barnhisel House, 1011 N. State St., from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12 and Nov. 26. Take a step back in time and see a collection... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Ohio History Connection buys structure next to Fort Meigs memorialgalleries at the museum center because of the new storage space it provides."
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 hours ago
galleries at the museum center because of the new storage space it provides." The agency, formerly known as the Ohio Historical Society, approved buying the 7,000-square-foot house for $350,000, the spokesman said. Ms. Beach said the... Read more
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Mashable
New 'Harry Potter' exhibition shows us J.K. Rowling's original pitch letterLibrary will also be running some special one-off events in conjunction with th
Mashable / Posted 3 hours ago
Library will also be running some special one-off events in conjunction with the exhibition, such as a Hogwarts curriculum. U.S. fans never fear, "Harry Potter: a History of Magic" will be coming to the New-York Historical Society in October... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Clipboard1-6 p.m., Clarks Summit United Methodist Church, 1310 Morgan Highway. Lackawan
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
1-6 p.m., Clarks Summit United Methodist Church, 1310 Morgan Highway. Lackawanna County Historical show: Lackawanna Historical Society will present Tom Jordan in the one man show, Buffalo Bill, An American Story, Sunday, 2 p.m.; Jordan will... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Mass.St., Burlington. Contact: Rabbi Susan Abramson, rabbi.abramson@verizon.net, to
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 8 hours ago
St., Burlington. Contact: Rabbi Susan Abramson, rabbi.abramson@verizon.net, to RSVP. TALES FROM THE CRYPT — Andover Historical Society, 97 Main St., Andover, on Oct. 21, 4:30 p.m. Free. Participants will gather in the old crypt at Spring... Read more
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Manning River Times
APSCON delegates visit Winghamthe Australian National Photographic Conference in Forster this week. A field
Manning River Times / Posted 8 hours ago
the Australian National Photographic Conference in Forster this week. A field trip to Wingham Brush and the Manning Valley Historical Society Museum gave the visitors, from all around Australia and New Zealand, some creative inspiration. It is the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Eugene Debs historic marker dedication set Saturday on Woodstock SquareWOODSTOCK – The Illinois State Historical Society and Woodstock organizations w
Northwest Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
WOODSTOCK – The Illinois State Historical Society and Woodstock organizations will dedicate the Eugene V. Debs historical marker Saturday at the Old McHenry County Courthouse. The event will be from 11 a.m. to noon at the Old Courthouse and... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
CalendarLumos: Oct. 24, 6:30 p.m. Amore, 1 Route 37. Senior center offerings: Oct. 2
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 9 hours ago
Lumos: Oct. 24, 6:30 p.m. Amore, 1 Route 37. Senior center offerings: Oct. 21: Program on genealogy by the Bridgewater Historical Society, 1 p.m. Oct. 28: Halloween party, 4-6 p.m. Dress in costume. Prizes will be awarded. Sign up required.... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Rutland film takes viewers back to 1941PROVIDED PHOTO The good old days will be here again tonight, in color and narr
Rutland Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
PROVIDED PHOTO The good old days will be here again tonight, in color and narrated, at the annual meeting of the Rutland Historical Society where “Our Rutland — 1941” will be shown. Screened at the Tuttle Theater on the campus of the College of... Read more
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WestportNow
Friday, October 20, 2017Servies 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Westport Arts Center - “Vivian Maier—a Lifetime of
WestportNow / Posted 9 hours ago
Servies 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Westport Arts Center - “Vivian Maier—a Lifetime of Photographs” 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Westport Historical Society - “06880+50: Visions of Westport in Fifty Years” 1:30 p.m. - Westport Senior Center - Oysters in Our Own... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Ten things to do and see in Kiama this weekendby his great grandson. Joseph Pike’s great grandson, Geoff Pike, is coming fro
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 hours ago
by his great grandson. Joseph Pike’s great grandson, Geoff Pike, is coming from Perth to address the Kiama and District Historical Society in Kiama’s Family History Centre at 2.30pm on Saturday, October 21.Gerringong Village Market Markets... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary veteran, priest and former alderman diesHarry Sanders got to know Greene in the mid 1990s, when both were attending lec
Calgary Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
Harry Sanders got to know Greene in the mid 1990s, when both were attending lectures held by the Chinook Country Historical Society and Sanders describes him as a positive person, who was a pleasure to converse with. In 2015, Sanders and... Read more
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Garden City News
Democracy in Action?person. Over the past several months we have seen the elimination of Trustee l
Garden City News / Posted 13 hours ago
person. Over the past several months we have seen the elimination of Trustee liaison assignments to the Library Board, the Historical Society, Cultural and Recreational Affairs, Chamber of Commerce, Planning Commission and Board of Education. In... Read more
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The Telegraph
Discover quilts, barns and more in Calhoun Countymaps for the self-guided tour are available for sale at the Calhoun Visitor Cen
The Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
maps for the self-guided tour are available for sale at the Calhoun Visitor Center, 133 E. Main St., Brussels, the Calhoun Historical Society, 204 N. County Rd., Hardin; and at The Center for American Archeology, 100 Broadway St., Kampsville. All... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Norma Bartol: Town built on independent spiritbeautifully done. Where did Greenwich come from? According to William E. Finch
Greenwich Time / Posted 16 hours ago
beautifully done. Where did Greenwich come from? According to William E. Finch, Jr., our late curator emeritus of the Historical Society of the town of Greenwich, it was probably named for Greenwich England, the maritime town in the outer... Read more
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Beloit Daily News
Locals plan 'Bury the N-Word' event Saturday in Beloitbattles all over again. There's no restraint anymore." The event was made poss
Beloit Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
battles all over again. There's no restraint anymore." The event was made possible through a Game Changer Grant from Forward Community Investments executed through the Beloit Historical Society. To register for the event, call Sloan at 608-207-33... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Highway 371 expansion a big deal in Pequot Lakes, Nisswa and..."I personally think it's quite positive," Pequot Lakes Historical Society Presi
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 17 hours ago
"I personally think it's quite positive," Pequot Lakes Historical Society President Karen Bye said after the event. "However I don't have a business in town, and I understand that those people were very concerned and probably still are and will be... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Mary A. Bowenp.m. Oct. 28 at Prophet Hills Country Club, 4319 Bishop Road, in Prophetstown.
SaukValley.com / Posted 18 hours ago
p.m. Oct. 28 at Prophet Hills Country Club, 4319 Bishop Road, in Prophetstown. Light finger food will be provided. Lyndon Historical Society also will have a display from 9 to 11 a.m. Oct. 28 to honor Mary and Jim Bowen at the museum, 405 Fourth... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Tax is considered the last chance for some historical societiesof assessed property value. "I really do think that's spare change for most pe
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 18 hours ago
of assessed property value. "I really do think that's spare change for most people," said Rob Anderson, Glenwood Springs Historical Society president. “I really do think [the tax is] spare change for most people.” — Rob Anderson, president,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Historical Society to explore witch trialson delving into the history of the trials, along with the witch trials from Har
Darien News-Review / Posted 18 hours ago
on delving into the history of the trials, along with the witch trials from Hartford and Stamford, at a talk at the Darien Historical Society on Wednesday. Lindenauer has a background in public history and previously worked as a public historian... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Old school gets new life in Rio Blanco Countybut it will be added later. The horse shed is also in the process of being rest
Craig Daily Press / Posted 19 hours ago
but it will be added later. The horse shed is also in the process of being restored," Clark said. Rio Blanco County Historical Society and MM-Eight Construction held a celebration Sept. 23 to commemorate the school's 125th birthday, as well... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Spooky Times on Main Street [Mostly Main Street]and 28, from 7 to 10 p.m. This one might be too scary for young children. Admis
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
and 28, from 7 to 10 p.m. This one might be too scary for young children. Admission is $10 at the door. The Howard County Historical Society is holding a Haunted Hootenanny at the museum on Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. There will be music, side-show... Read more
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New Now Next
Twelve Truly Terrifying Places To Visit For Halloweenreflecting the history of medicine and the study of human anatomy are on view.
New Now Next / Posted 22 hours ago
reflecting the history of medicine and the study of human anatomy are on view. Photo courtesy of Key West Art and Historical Society This museum is home to Robert the doll, also known as the most haunted doll in the world (although, we... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Barn-turned-home shares Kent’s dairy historytidy subdivisions with fancy houses and manicured grounds, there were once cows
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 23 hours ago
tidy subdivisions with fancy houses and manicured grounds, there were once cows, hundreds of them,” according to the Kent Historical Society’s website. “Maybe thousands of them.” The dairy industry took off after World War I, replacing tobacco as... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Weekly Calendar: October 19 — October 29, 2017adults, $50 for students ages 10 to 15, available at sylvestermanor.org Oyster
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 23 hours ago
adults, $50 for students ages 10 to 15, available at sylvestermanor.org Oyster celebration, cosponsored by Shelter Island Historical Society, Mashomack Preserve and the Cornell University Extension’s S.P.R.A.T. program. Learn about oyster habitats... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
area events for Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017about a reverse appliqué technique she specializes in. Anyone can enter their o
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
about a reverse appliqué technique she specializes in. Anyone can enter their own quilts. A donation of $5 to the Johnstown Historical Society is suggested. Admission $3 for ages 12 and up. Call 222-7711 or go to... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Historic marker for ‘Jingle Bells’ renovated by Savannah Tech studentscollar design was to provide an economical solution to a regular issue that ari
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
collar design was to provide an economical solution to a regular issue that arises with historical markers.” The Georgia Historical Society took over maintenance, repair and replacement of state-owned historical markers in 2015. Elyse Butler,... Read more
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Pilot News
Community Calendaroffering to benefit FUMC Mission Guatemala trip. • The 12th annual Haunted Woo
Pilot News / Posted yesterday
offering to benefit FUMC Mission Guatemala trip. • The 12th annual Haunted Woods Trail takes place at the Fulton County Historical Society grounds, 4 miles north of Rochester on US 31. Tours start at 7:30 p.m. rain or moonlight. Cost is $7for... Read more
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Pilot News
Community Calendarthat date. Call 936-9515 to reserve your space. • The 12th annual Haunted Wood
Pilot News / Posted yesterday
that date. Call 936-9515 to reserve your space. • The 12th annual Haunted Woods Trail takes place at the Fulton County Historical Society grounds, 4 miles north of Rochester on US 31. Tours start at 7:30 p.m. rain or moonlight. Cost is $7for... Read more
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MLive.com
Storied church on Detroit riverfront celebrates 175 yearsand rented out commercial space on the first floor, housing the Detroit Post Of
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
and rented out commercial space on the first floor, housing the Detroit Post Office for years, according to the Detroit Historical Society. The building also served as "critical last stop" for slaves escaping to Canada along the Underground... Read more
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Philly.com
Boomers, want to redefine happiness in your work and life? Hire a coachenjoyed a decades-long career as a museum director and professional fund-raiser
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
enjoyed a decades-long career as a museum director and professional fund-raiser for institutions such as the Chester County Historical Society in West Chester and Reading Terminal Market. She quit last year and was on the verge of retirement. But at... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Conyngham has new police chiefthe Valley West Little League to use the borough building on Jan. 24 and March
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
the Valley West Little League to use the borough building on Jan. 24 and March 11, and a request form the Conyngham Valley Historical Society to use the building for 12 meetings, a Mother’s Day tea, Halloween event and Holiday Home Tour in 2018. ■... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
October 19, 2017and advance reservations are needed. Call the library at 810-721-2110 and get i
Lapeer Area View / Posted yesterday
and advance reservations are needed. Call the library at 810-721-2110 and get in on the fun. Untamed Beauty to perform at historical society concert LAPEER — The Lapeer County Historical Society will hold its 15th Annual Concert featuring Untamed... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
State organization to give grants for history programsThe State Historical Society of Missouri announced last week that funding will
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
The State Historical Society of Missouri announced last week that funding will be available to local organizations that host programming on history topics and preserve history. Through the Richard S. Brownlee Grant, SHSMO will award up to $500 per... Read more
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WestportNow
Thursday, October 19, 2017Program 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Westport Arts Center - “Vivian Maier—a Lifetime of
WestportNow / Posted yesterday
Program 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Westport Arts Center - “Vivian Maier—a Lifetime of Photographs” 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Westport Historical Society - “06880+50: Visions of Westport in Fifty Years” 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. - 50 Imperial Ave. - Westport Farmers... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
LGBT History Month: LGBT history curriculum choices expandOur Family Coalition compiled the materials and maintains the site. The UC Dav
Bay Area Reporter / Posted yesterday
Our Family Coalition compiled the materials and maintains the site. The UC Davis program has partnered with the California Historical Society to create a website called Teaching California that will include lesson plans tailored to the new... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Kent library to host music, poetry night; Honigmann wins tournament at Pinewoods; Salisbury Bank offers healthcare seminar; Litchfield Historical Society to host author Nov. 5and type “Healthcare” in the subject line. Author to discuss new book Nov. 5
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
and type “Healthcare” in the subject line. Author to discuss new book Nov. 5 LITCHFIELD — The Litchfield Historical Society will present a lecture on Sunday, Nov. 5 at 3 p.m. by author and historian Richard Brown. In his talk,... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Waterville walking tours to finish seasonA Waterville Historical Society tour of some of the historic homes and business
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
A Waterville Historical Society tour of some of the historic homes and businesses in the area in 2013. The Waterville Historical Society will host its final two walking tours of the season on Saturday. The Downtown Tour starts at 9 a.m. at the... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
‘Jingle Bells’ historic marker renovated by Savannah Tech studentscollar design was to provide an economical solution to a regular issue that ari
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
collar design was to provide an economical solution to a regular issue that arises with historical markers.” The Georgia Historical Society took over maintenance, repair and replacement of state-owned historical markers in 2015. Elyse Butler,... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Wyatt Earp's story being brought to life Saturday in Belle Plainefollowed the Shootout at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona will be brought
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
followed the Shootout at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona will be brought to life this weekend in Belle Plaine. Pella Historical Society and Museums and the Wallace Winkie Foundation have collaborated to tell the story of Earp's murder trial... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Historical photos of Kiama's architectural treasures on exhibitionKiama School of Arts and The Brighton Hotel will be among those featured in an
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
Kiama School of Arts and The Brighton Hotel will be among those featured in an exhibition. Presented by Kiama District and Historical Society, A Closer Look: Lost and Found Treasuresof Kiama will feature current and historic photographs of some of... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Community Listings (Oct. 19)crafts, preserves, garden centre, Christmas corner, gently used items and jewel
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted yesterday
crafts, preserves, garden centre, Christmas corner, gently used items and jewelry. Tea Room $4. OCT. 28: Hastings County Historical Society Annual Banquet Celebrates the Commodores Orchestra - Swing, sway or tap your toes to Big Swing Band... Read more
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The Border Mail
Blacksmith’s shop and stables to get new life with restorationhave been open to visitors in conjunction with the Jindera Pioneer Museum acros
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
have been open to visitors in conjunction with the Jindera Pioneer Museum across the road. But Jindera Pioneer Museum and Historical Society president Diane McElwaine said an upgrade was sorely needed for them. “The building was built in 1872,... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Paris Branch 29 Legion marks 90th anniversaryto a history drawn up by branch member Roy Haggart, a former Paris councillor,
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
to a history drawn up by branch member Roy Haggart, a former Paris councillor, and staff at the Paris Museum and Historical Society, the Paris Legion was formed in 1927 in the wake of the First World War. More than 600,000 served in the... Read more
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