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1924
Birth date of Jean Gannett Hawley, one of Maine’s most influential media figures. As publisher and chair of the board of Guy Gannett Communications, she controlled a company whose assets included newspapers, television channels, and broadcast towers.
The Bailey Farm Windmill in North Anson (2001)

The Bailey Farm Windmill in North Anson (2001)

1945 Author of the “Frank Merriwell” series of stories, Gilbert Patten who was born in Corinna, dies. He wrote under the name “Burt L. Standish.”


2009 All-time low temperature of -50° Fahrenheit recorded on the Big Black River near Depot Mountain in northwestern Aroostook County.
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