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Southbound Appalachian Trail Crossing at Moxie Pond (October 2007)

Southbound Appalachian Trail at Moxie Pond (October 2007)

1789 Birth date in Massachusetts of John Ruggles, a Jacksonian U.S. Senator from Maine (1835-1841). After politics, he practiced law in Thomaston.
1829
Governor (1827-1829) Enoch Lincoln of Paris, a Democratic-Republican whose body is now mysteriously missing from its tomb, dies.
1985
Bath Iron Works strike by 4,500 employees ends. It began on July 1, 1985 and was the longest strike in the company’s history.


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