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Wednesday, November 25, 2015
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On this day in 1888, one of the most ferocious storms of the nineteenth century battered the New England coast. In the seas off Hull, "Storm Warriors," as the men of the United States Life-Saving Service were known, saved 29 lives. One crew rowed 6 miles out to a wrecked vessel and rescued seven sailors. For almost a century, Massachusetts...
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