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1889-  Wellsboro Agitator - Obituaries

W. N. H. Smith
Chief Justice W. N. H. Smith, of the North Carolina Supreme Court, died at Raleigh, NC, a few days ago.  (Tuesday, November 26, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

George H. Pendleton
Hon. George H. Pendleton, of Ohio, ex-Minister to Germany, died at Brussels, of internal abscess, last Sunday night.  (Tuesday, November 26, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Henry Grant DeForest
Henry Grant DeForest, a noted New York lawyer, died at his country home on Long Island last week Monday night in his 70th (or 79th ) year.  (Tuesday, November 26, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mayor Ward
Ex Mayor Ward, of Sheffield, Eng., dropped dead last week while hastening to catch a train.  Mr. Ward was the largest edge tool maker in the world.  (Tuesday, November 26, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Lewis C. Cassidy
Lewis C. Cassidy, one of the most prominent members of the Philadelphia bar, died suddenly at his residence at Philadelphia last week Monday.  He was Attorney-General of the State during Governor Pattison’s administration.  (Tuesday, November 26, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Charles Howard Montague
Charles Howard Montague, editor of the Boston Globe, who died a few days ago, was born at Greenfield, Mass., October 16, 1858, his father, afterward moving to Cambridge and thence to New York city.  The son began newspaper work at the bottom.  (Tuesday, November 26, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Harry Beard
Harry Beard, the artist who was found nearly dead from the inhalation of gas in a New York hotel last week Sunday afternoon, and who has since died, was well known by his work in the illustrated papers.  He belonged to a family of artists, being a son of James H. and nephew of William H. Beard.  Like them he was a painter of animal life.  (Tuesday, November 26, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. John Forrest
At Antrim, Pa., November 24, 1889, Mr. John Forrest, aged 83 years.  (Tuesday, November 26, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

William F. Startello
William F. Startello was performing a trick with a rifle in a dime museum in Lynn, last Thursday night, in which the performer apparently loads the weapon with a leaden bullet and then requests some one to shoot at him, appearing to catch the bullet in his mouth.  This time Startello failed to substitute a pasteboard bullet, and William Flannigan, who fired the gun, shot him dead.  (Tuesday, December 3, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Joseph Werry
Joseph Werry, aged 27 years, a miner at Conyngham shaft, Wilkesbarre, finished his day’s work last Thursday and started for home.  As he was nearing the carriage, one of his companions cried out:  “Hurry up, Joe; we have rung a signal for the engineer to hoist.”  He ran for the carriage, but on reaching the platform it had already started.  He miscalculated the distance in stepping on, and the bottom of the cage caught him under the chin.  He was hoisted almost 15 feet, and then dropped.  As he fell backward his head and breast were terribly crushed against the side of the shaft.  He died in a few moments.  (Tuesday, December 3, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Henry Herrington
Mrs. Henry Herrington, of Charleston, died last Friday night, of pneumonia, at the age of 63 years.  She was a daughter of Mr. John Lent and a sister of Mrs. Sirquet Grosjean, of Delmar.  The funeral was held at the house of Mr. Grosjean on Sunday afternoon.  (Tuesday, December 3, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Emma A. Thompson
Mrs. Emma A. Thompson, wife of J. M. Thompson, died at the home of her mother, Mrs. Denmark, on Crafton street in this borough, last Saturday night.  She was in her 31st year.  She had been a sufferer from consumption for many months.  Her maiden name was Emma Carey, and she was born at Elmira, NY.  The funeral is to be held at the home of Mrs. Denmark this afternoon at 1 o’clock.  (Tuesday, December 3, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Miss Mary Ripley
Miss Mary Ripley, the eldest daughter of William Ripley, died near Lamb’s Creek on the 23d ultimo, of dropsy.  She was 29 years of age.  (Tuesday, December 3, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. James Costley
Mr. James Costley, of Osceola, died of typhoid fever last week Sunday, in his 40th year.  The funeral was held at the Methodist church last Friday.  (Tuesday, December 3, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Lottie Mudge
At Elk Run, Pa., November 23, 1889, of consumption, Lottie, wife of Mr. Orrin Mudge, aged 17 years and 9 months.  (Tuesday, December 3, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. William Weeks
At Knoxville, Pa., at the home of his son-in-law, S. G. Crandall, November 15,(or 13), 1889, Mr. William Weeks, aged 84 years.  (Tuesday, December 3, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Dr. Volckmann
Dr. Volckmann, the famous surgeon of Halle, is dead.  (Tuesday, December 10, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Sir Percy Florence Shelley
Sir Percy Florence Shelley, son of Percy Bysshe Shelley, the poet, is dead, aged 70 years.  (Tuesday, December 10, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Jack S. Haldeman
Jack S. Haldeman, ex-Minister to Sweden, died at Harrisburg a few days ago, aged 66 years.  (Tuesday, December 10, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Martin Farqubar Tupper
Martin Farqubar Tupper, the well known English poet and prose writer, is dead.  He was born in 1810.  (Tuesday, December 10, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Jefferson Davis
Jefferson Davis, ex-President of the defunct Confederate States, died at New Orleans, La., last Friday at 12:45 a. m.  He was 81 years old.  (Tuesday, December 10, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. R. T. P. Allen
The widow of Gen. R. T. P. Allen, founder of the Kentucky Military Institute, died at Seattle, Washington recently.  She was a niece of Andrew Jackson, and was married at the White House.  (Tuesday, December 10, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

J. K. Mitchell
Commodore J. K. Mitchell died at Richmond, Va., last Thursday night, aged 79.  He was a Commodore in the Confederate navy, and was captured by his relative, Admiral Farragut, at New Orleans.  (Tuesday, December 10, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Francis W. Palfrey
General Francis W. Palfrey, of Boston, widely known as a historian, died at Cannes, France, last Thursday, aged 58 years.  He served through the late war as a volunteer infantry officer, and in 1865 was made Brigadier General of volunteers for gallant conduct.  (Tuesday, December 10, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Miss Caroline Hilligas and Lucinda Euster
Two centenarians died in South Carolina recently.  Miss Caroline Hilligas, who had reached the age of 115 years, died at the city hospital in Charleston.  She was the only representative of one of Charleston’s oldest families.  Lucinda Euster (colored) died in Newberry, aged 115 years and 10 months.  She was born in Union county on the 15th of January, 1774, and the record of her age can be fully authenticated.  She had 22 children, the eldest of whom, were he now living, would be 102 years old.  Her youngest child is now living at Newberry at the age of 76 years.  (Tuesday, December 10, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Dunn
Mrs. Dunn, wife of Dr. J. Dunn, died at Bath, NY, on the 24th ultimo after a long sickness.  She was a sister of the late George E. Knight and also of Mrs. Thomas Allen, of this borough.  (Tuesday, December 10, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Madge D. Wilcox
Mrs. Madge D., wife of Edwin H. Wilcox, of Delmar, died on the 2d instant of a cancerous affection of the throat with which she had suffered many years.  She was in her 24th year.  The funeral was held last Wednesday, Rev. J. A. Boyce preaching the sermon, and the remains were interred in the West Branch cemetery.  (Tuesday, December 10, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Henry Tassey
Mr. Henry Tassey died at his home on East avenue in this borough last Thursday morning of hemorrhage of the lungs.  He was a glass-gatherer and worked in the factory here up to last May, and since that time he had been in feeble health.  His age was 25 years.  He leaves a wife, who is the daughter of Mr. Andrew Ely, of Blossburg, and two children.  The remains were taken to Blossburg last Saturday for burial.  (Tuesday, December 10, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Frank H. Converse
Frank H. Converse, a well-known writer for young people, is dead.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

E. N. Dickerson
E. N. Dickerson, a prominent New York patent lawyer and lately leading counsel for the Bell Telephone Company, died last Wednesday night.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

William P. Field
William P. Field, the patentee and originator of the famous Field force-pump, died at Lockport, NY, last Wednesday night, of heart failure.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Robert Browning
Robert Browning, the poet, died at Venice last Thursday night without any suffering.  During the day he expressed himself satisfied with the success of his new volume of poems.  Mr. Browning was 77 years old.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Samuel Wilkeson
Samuel Wilkeson, a bright, ready and useful man, whether as working editor, war correspondent, pamphleteer, or railroad official, recently died at his home in New York city, of heart disease, being well along in the 73d year.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Cyrus Fillmore
Cyrus Fillmore, brother of ex-President Fillmore, died at his residence near La Grange, Ind., a few days ago, of typhoid fever.  He was well known throughout the State, and was a prominent Democrat.  He was 87 years old, and was a man of wealth.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Franklin B. Gowen
Franklin B. Gowen, the well-known railroad officer and lawyer, of Philadelphia, shot himself last Friday night in his room at Wormley’s hotel, in Washington, and died almost instantly.  The immediate circumstances surrounding the death of Mr. Gowan are shrouded in mystery.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Walter de Forest Day
Dr. Walter de Forest Day, who died at his home in New York a few days ago, earned eminence in his profession by faithful service as surgeon in the war for the Union, in the New York hospitals and as Superintendent and Sanitary Inspector of the Board of Health of that city.  He was born at Catskill in 1835.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Clarinda Daniels
Mrs. Clarinda Daniels, of Mansfield, aged 69 years, was found dead at the home of Mrs. Emily J. Howland, in Elmira, last week Sunday morning.  She had been visiting there and had been sick with erysipelas.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. O. W. Palmer
Mr. O. W. Palmer, of Elk Run, died last week Monday at the age of 60 years.  He had suffered for years with rheumatism.  The funeral was held on Wednesday.  Mr. Palmer was a millwright by trade, and he was a leading citizen.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Lyman Hurlbut
Mr. Lyman Hurlbut died last Sunday morning at Keeneyville of typhoid fever.  He had been sick for several weeks and was thought to be improving, but on Saturday night he was taken worse and died in a few hours.  He was about 35 years of age.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Miss Nancy Bennett
Miss Nancy Bennett died at the residence of Mr. Urban G. Fisher, on East avenue in this borough, last Wednesday after a long and painful sickness.  Miss Bennett was 55 years of age, and she had long been a resident of this borough.  The funeral was held at the residence of Mr. Fisher on Friday afternoon, when Rev. Mr. Baisley, of Antrim, read the service.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Stephen Ludlow
Mr. Stephen Ludlow, of Charleston, died last Wednesday at the age of 80 years.  He had been sick for several months.  He was born at Ludlowville, Tompkins county, NY, and he moved to this county in 1850.  Mrs. Ludlow died about five years ago.  Six of Mr. Ludlow’s nine children are still living.  He was the father of Mr. George A. Ludlow, of this borough, and of Mr. John Ludlow, who lives upon the homestead in Charleston.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. S. G. Chilson
At Troy, Pa., November 30, 1889, Mrs. S. G. Chilson, aged 79 years.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Rebecca Richter Husted
At Blossburg, Pa., December 11, 1889, Rebecca Richter, wife of Mr. Asa Husted, aged 59 years.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Robert Richardson
At Wellsboro, Pa., December 9, 1889, Mr. Robert Richardson, aged 83 years.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Willie Staats
In Delmar, Pa., December 12, 1889, Willie, youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Staats, aged 1 year and 8 months.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Female Welch
In Sullivan, Pa., November 26, 1889, a daughter of Nelson Welch, aged 4 years.  (Tuesday, December 17, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Wilhelm Von Gieesbrecht
Wilhelm Von Gieesbrecht, the German historian, is dead.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

David Bidwell
David Bidwell, one of the best known theatrical managers in the country, died last Wednesday night at New Orleans.  He was 68 years old.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Abner Nash
Abner Nash, 100 years old, died at Harrington, Me., last Tuesday.  He was a veteran of the war of 1812 and fought in all its principal battles.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Macdonald
Mr. Macdonald, the manager of the London Times, is dead.  He was conspicuous as a witness in the Parliamentary inquiry into the source of the Times’s pretended documents incriminating the Irish leaders.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Timothy J. Cole
Timothy J. Cole, one of the best known hotel proprietors in New York, shot and killed himself last Thursday morning.  The act was the result of temporary insanity, induced by illness and a protracted period of insomnia.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

James Ryland Kendrick
Rev. James Ryland Kendrick, a prominent Baptist, died recently at Poughkeepsie, NY.  Dr. Kendrick was born in Poultney, Vt., (?), in 1821, was graduated from Brown University in 1840, and was ordained at Forsyth, Ga., in 1842.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

William Allingham
William Allingham, the poet, is dead at the age of 61, but he had been so long silent as to make this announcement read strangely to many who believed him dead before.  His fame will rest upon his ballads, some of which are of exquisite beauty and tenderness.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

William E. Allen
William E. Allen, professor of history in the Wisconsin University, died suddenly at Madison, Wis., a few days ago.  He was born September 5, 1830, and was graduated from Harvard in 1851.  In 1867 he was elected to the professorship of ancient languages and history in Wisconsin University.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Seldon D. Clinton
Seldon D. Clinton, a prominent resident of Addison, NY, and a well-known pension agent, died last week Sunday morning.  He was 56 years of age.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Fleming Carson
Last Wednesday Mr. Fleming Carson, a farmer of Delmar, died of consumption at the age of 43 years.  He leaves a wife and four children.  The funeral was held last Friday, and the remains were interred in this borough.  Mr. Carson’s six brothers acted as pall-bearers.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. O. R. Gifford
Mr. O. R. Gifford, an aged resident of Osceola, died last week Monday of cancer of the stomach, at the age of 80 years.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Riley Clark
Mr. Riley Clark, formerly of Brookfield, died in Ness county, Kansas, on the 29th ultimo.  He was 32 years of age, and he was the son of Mr. and Mrs. William H. Clark, of Brookfield.  He went West about two years ago.  The cause of his death was heart disease.  This aged couple are sadly afflicted, as their daughter, Mrs. Geo. Rude, died about three months ago in Texas.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Miriam Johns
Mrs. Miriam Johns, who died in Sullivan on the 13th instant, was 80 years of age.  She had been a life-long resident of this county.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Hannah Burrit Strange
At Gray’s Valley, Pa., November 27, 1889, Mrs. Hannah Burrit Strange, aged 74 (or 71) years.  (Tuesday, December 24, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Michael Moriarity
Mr. Michael Moriarity, a prominent citizen of Blossburg, went home from the Christmas services at St. Andrew’s church apparently in his usual health.  While at dinner he was taken sick and died in a few minutes.  He was about 70 years of age.  He leaves a wife and five adult children.  (Tuesday, December 31, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. H. J. Bellinger
Last Sunday morning Mr. H. J. Bellinger, of Mitchell’s Creek, was found dead in his bed.  He went to bed at 10 o’clock apparently in his usual health.  Mr. Bellinger formerly lived in Charleston.  He was about 40 years of age.  He leaves a wife and three children in destitute circumstances.  (Tuesday, December 31, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Charles Balfour
Mrs. Charles Balfour, of Delmar, died last Tuesday morning at the age of 37 years.  She had been an invalid for a long time.  She leaves a husband and two small children.  (Tuesday, December 31, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. George Dartt
Mrs. George Dartt, of Charleston, died very suddenly of heart disease last Sunday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Rollin Rose, in Duncan.  The funeral is to be held at Dartt Settlement today.  Mrs. Dartt, whose maiden name was Rice, was a most estimable woman.  She was about 53 years of age.  She left her home in the morning to spend the day at Mr. Rose’s, and while she was sitting in a chair she threw up her hands and expired in an instant.  (Tuesday, December 31, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Blaine Robinson
Last Thursday forenoon Blaine, the 5 year old son of Mr. Rollin Robinson, was playing with his cart about his father’s house on State street.  Adjoining the premises a gang of workmen were engaged in laying the foundation of Mr. R. L. Mack’s new wagon-shop.  The wind was very high, and the little fellow was full of glee as he saw a workman’s hat blown away.  The child was near the trench along the foundation wall, and the next gust of wind blew him over backwards.  He fell about three feet and struck his head against the sharp corner of a jutting stone, and his skull was crushed just behind the right ear.  The child’s sister was at the window and saw him fall.  She ran to help him out of the trench and found him unconscious.  Her cries brought some of the workmen, and Dr. D. G. Ritter picked the boy up and carried him into the house.  He died in about 15 minutes.  Blaine was a bright and beautiful child, and his sweet disposition made him a general favorite in the neighborhood.  His death is a crushing blow to his parents.  The funeral was held on Sunday afternoon, and it was largely attended by sympathizing friends.  (Tuesday, December 31, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Horace Herrington
About daylight on Christmas morning the engineer of a freight train on the Pine Creek railroad saw the body of a man lying on the track near the Ansonia bridge.  The train was under full speed and could not be stopped until after it had passed over the body.  The trainmen went back and found that the body was cold, the man evidently having been killed several hours before, and from the horrible manner in which the body was mutilated it seemed probably that five or six heavy freight trains has passed over it since death had taken place.  The arms and legs were cut off and the members were scattered for 40 rods along the track.  The trunk was crushed to a shapeless mass, and only a small portion of the face remained by which the body was identified as that of Horace Herrington, of Ansonia.  Mr. Herrington was in this borough last Tuesday, and it is said that he became intoxicated.  He went home on the evening train.  In the evening he went to the barn, mounted his horse and started for Marsh Creek.  This was the last time he was seen alive.  The horse came home during the night, covered with mud.  It is thought the horse got away from Herrington and he then started to walk home on the track, when he was struck by a freight train.  Horace Herrington was his own worse enemy, having seemingly an uncontrollable appetite for liquor.  When sober he was a genial man and a good citizen; but his one great fault, which was a source of sorrow to his family and friends, was undoubtedly the cause of his terrible death, as it is stated that when he left here he had two bottles of liquor in his pocket.  The funeral was held at the Ansonia church last Friday afternoon, Rev. Messrs. George D. Meigs and J. F. Calkins conducting the service.  (Tuesday, December 31, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Mabel Strait
In Clymer, Pa., December 18, 1889, Mabel, wife of Stephen Strait, aged 61 years.  (Tuesday, December 31, 1889, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

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