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Contributed by: Turner Museum and Historical Society
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Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Media: Ink on paper
Two women thinking intruders were coming into their Biddeford Pool home, let the dog out to chase them away. Later, they discovered the truth about the noise at their door.
In 1873, a group of men, mostly from Portland, formed the second known hiking club in the U.S., the White Mountain Club of Portland, to carry out their scientific interests, their love of hiking and camaraderie, and their artistic interests in painting and drawing the features of several of the White Mountains.
The eight issues of South Freeport's handwritten newspaper, distributed in 1859, provided "general interest and amusement" to the coastal community.
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With Shaw as his manager, Ward gave one of his first humorous lectures at the Old City Building in 1862, and often stayed at the Shaw home.
… of letters reflect the blend of familial humor and public service that seemed to have been the hallmark of his life.
… thought and general information...He was noted for humor and racy wit, that gave zest without bitterness to his conversation.” (Clayton, 208)
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by Roger Ek, Seawolf 25
Never leave beer with the PBRs
by Darrin MC Mclellan
Stories of growing up Downeast