The Weekly Democrat-Gazette (McKinney, Tex.), Vol. 38, Ed. 1 Thursday, April 21, 1921 Page: 1 of 16
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1( PAGES IN 2 SECTIONS THIS WEEK
MELISSA STORM VICTIMS ON ROAD TO RECOVERY
NEGRO KILLS WIFE AFTER
THEY HAD QUARRELED, THEN
ATTEMPTS TO END OWN LIFE
Dr. John Franklin Park, pye, our,
none ind throat specialist in McKln-
nefr tor several years, died in the
Oily Hospital Tuesday morning ut 6
o'clock, following a stroke of paraly-
sis which he suffered Friday night.
He stricken with paralysis while
in hi* room at the Kmereon Cottage
iudih time Kriday night and waa
rushed tu the City Hospital Satur-
day morning. Tlic doceuaod's widow,
daughter, Min. K. W. Stewart luid son
Frank Park of Dalian were at IiIm bed-
Hide when the end came.
♦ ♦ ♦
Dr. Park was born In Prince coun-
ty, MiriHts.iippi. ll<- wan 00 yearn old.
lie i mo to McKinney Home Mix or
seven years atfo >nd haa maintain-
ed hi« ottluc in Mie second story of
the Central State Bank building. He-
fore oiuiiii; to McKlnney he was lo-
oted at Durant, Oklahoma. In f:<<•.t.,
lie never movrd his family here. He
was a member of the Methodist
church and wan a Koyal Arch Ma-
He Is survived by lus widow und
four ohildren ui> follow®: Mrs. R W.
Stewar' ol Bonham, Hardin and J""'
Park of Durani. Oklahoma, and
Frank Park of Dallas. He leaves out;
grandchild, .lumen FtaiiUlin, son of
\lr. and Mis. K. W. Stewart of Bon-
ham The deceased also leaves two
brothers, Bob Pari; of Boouville,
Mis.- and Sam Park of Durant, Ok-
The bodj wan prepared for burial
hy Sam J Massie and was shipped
to Durant, Oklahoma, Tuesday
where the funeral services wore
hold and interment made.
Dr. Park wan a hrother-tn-law
the Hev. Attlcus Webb of Dallas. The
deceased son. Frank, is ono of the om-
ployw In the Federal Reserve Bank
TO STTOKM HI'/IjIK
Mayor W. P. Abernathy of Anna
was In McKlnney Tuesday after his
daughter Miss Mary Lou. who is a
member of Prof. Jarnagln's orchestra
and one of his pupils. Mr Abernathy
nays that his little city is very grato-
ful at Its escape from the terrible
cyolone "which caine close enough to il
to destroy Its near neighbor, the ti'wn
of Melissa. Anna ha* come to the res-
cue of the Melissa sufferers with lib-
eral contributions In cash perhaps
amounting to more than $600.00.
Mr. Abernathy's mother-in-law Mrs.
M. G. Nicholson, who lives in Me-
lissa, had two store buildings und
throe residences wrecked by the cy-
CAJ.F llliOWN INTO TRK.K IS
AMOX! FREAKS OF STORM
path of tiie
ed tiie storm
cellar than their home was destroyed.
The wreckage then caught on n ru and
was destroyed. Mr. Commons, who Is i
brother ot A. J. Commons of Mc-
Klnney, runs a produce house at Me-
lissa, and seeing the cyclone approach .
Ing started to run home, but not hav-
ing time to get home he took refuge
oC In one of the gins. The gin was -.•oin-
plctely wrecked and Mr. Common''
had a narrow escape from the flying
timbers. The wind •wim beating hi.n
against (tie ground and everything
imaginable was in lac air. He then
crawled ttnecr the floor of the gin—
then came the twister again und
look away all the floor with the ex-
ception of a small portion and Mr.
Commons happened t>> be under the
Toxarkan*. April 1#.—Several freaks
ot the cyolone are roportod. A lotter
healing the cancellation of McKln-
nar. 156 miles distance, and address-
ed to a Chicago mall order house,
probably a relic of the twister which
vlaltcd Melissa two days ago, appar-
ently was snatched froui Its refuge by
yesterday's storm. It was found In
the front yard of lira J. J. Vaughau
on tbe Hylau road.
When Charles Math Is, farmer, sat
down to dinner ho hung his watch on
a rail. The home mi destroyed and
Mia. Mathlii seriously injured. This
morning the watch, still working and
blowing the correct time, waa found
by a neighbor nearly a half mile
A. young calf at Mineola was blown
eataral hundred yards and lodged In
an oak tree, from which it was
HORN RKI'NION AW1>
For twenty-six years, except when
hindered by the weather or funerals,
we have held a socle! meeting at my
country home. While these meeting*
have been very pleasant occasions,
and were hold in honor of my birth-
day the fact that 1 now reside In Mc-
Klnney and my former home Is occu-
pied by my tenant makes it best to
discontinue these meetings. I wish to
thank my friends Tor the many ex-
pressions of confidence on these happy
days. On the iltiih of this month I
will, If spare, reach my 77th birthday
which t hope to spend ill my home,
410 South Parker St. It has been our
custom to hold decoration services at
Horn cemetery on my anniversary.
We have postponed this service until
April 30 from 2 0 to 4 |>. m. Those
interested will take notice of this fact.
K. C. HORN,
n. m. Anderson and Oould Whaley.
active vice-presidents of Ihe Klrst
Stale Bank of Wylle. have severed
their collection with the bank, and
gone to Nocona, Texas, whore they
will enter the hnnklng bind noes.
tine of the very busy scenes and
places in Mcilssa Is the National Bank,
blinds for the relief of the citl/.ens ol
t'mt unfortunate Utile village at'i
coming in .->> fast that additional help
I as been employed to properly handle
the incoming subscriptions. At noon
Monday the Melissa Natinujil Bank
had received $18,219.22. This total
does not Include what money Is now
in the MeKlnney banks. Halliis and
Kt. Worth and funds now being raised
!n other sections of the state. In art-
ultlon to this sum In cash --aeveral
thousand dollars worth of food, cloth-
ing and other provisions has also been
received In Melissa.
The c!tl*ens of the State have res-
ponded nobly to the relief fund for
• he homeless and destitute of Melissa
made - o by the cyclone that swept
D'Plr earn In ps of n lifetime from the
face of the earth and left death and
desolations In Its wake.
♦ ♦ ♦
Business Men Send Mmplnyc*.
Otis Np'soii was circulating ai
iietltlf.il this morning among the bust
I,ess houses 'siting that the merchants
send sonic ot their employes to Me-
lissa tomorrow l<> owrk at whatever
task people ot" Melissa might assign
them lie had unite a large number
when lie listed some from this office
and had not been out very long.
♦ ♦ ♦
In Path of 'I wislcr.
Mrs. Bmrnitt ' 'ominous and child
roll run to their storm cellar Wednes-
day when they saw the cyclone ip-
pt'oaching. Their home was just east
of the Melissa brick
and was directly in the
twister. No sooner had
molts and children enter
Injured Doing Min-ly.
Reports from the now City Hospital
this morning was to the effect that all
cyclone victims, both white and color-
ed uru doing ulcoly, after almost a
week of diligent cure by the Hospital
♦ ♦ ♦
Anna Contribute* $itHll).
Anna Texas, April 19. Dully Cour-
ler-Gujsotte und Weekly Democrat-Ga-
zette: Gentlemen:—In reporting the
panics oi places which have raised re-
lief funds for tho stricken people of
Melissa why not give the numos of all
1 am a subscriber to the Dully Cour-
ier-Gazette and have been for a num-
ber of years anil I have watched close-
ly the columns of tho Gazette nut I
bave yet to aoo even one refort nee
about the relief fund sent from ihis
place. It can bo verified that between
1600 and 11,000 has boon sent from
this place bosldes many individual
glfta by Anna citizens who 'were noon
or. the ground after tho destructive
storm yet there has not been ono rof-
oronoo to thia In your paper so far as
1 have been able to aacertaln.
I Just wanted to call thia to your at-
tention aa the improaaion might be
prevalent that thia place had done
nothing for the relief of Meltosa storm
sufforan. Toura Truly,
W. O. STROTHKR.
♦ ♦ ♦
General B. W. Kirkpatrtck, well
known horticulturist of Collin coun-
ty, nurseryman, farmer and preaident
of tho Texas Induatrial Congress,
stated this morning that the people
of Melissa could regrow u«nd save
some or the tine shade trees .Injured
In the cyclone. He said where trees
had been broken, the tops twisted
out that the owner should at once
cut away the injured limbs und
branches, and then cultivating around
the base of the tree. jjVVhcn new
shoots appear lie urged that tho
weaker ones be pulled out leaving the
strongest and healthiest shoot.
• • ♦
A crowd of voluntoci workmen,
members of the Klrst Christian
Church Bible Class of this city, de-
parted over the tntcriirhan limited cur,
at 8:19 Tuesday morning, for the i-nr-
pose of assisting the people of the
t'lirlstlau Church at Melissa In clear-
ing III debris of that chU'eh.
While this house of worship was
absolutely demolished hy the recent
cyclone, it Is thought that much of
Ihe material whb h waa torn from the
edifice can he used In reconstruct-
ing the building.
Tho aplrit as exemplified by Ihe
I'hrlsllan Church members as >vcll aa
Continued on laat page of thia Motion.
Copyrighted 1921 by W. T. Poster.
High temperatures lane been ex-
pected tu spread oxer the middle
Pucific slope and middle Rockies near
April 22. immediately northwest of
■which a great cool wave will push its
nose into tho warm wuvc in front of
it. This condition will result in, not
dangerous, but severe, storms. These
will move eastward, roachiug Atlantic
coast near April 2U. Tills weather sit-
uation will bo the most Important
of the crop seuaou, because It will re-
locate the great field ol evuporalion
which will furnish the moisture un-
tile crop season of 1921 tin this con-
tinent. That field will cover a large
suction of tbe north Atlantic Ocean,
the center ol the field being about
half way oet'woen Newfoundland and
These facts give the starting point
foi anyone to study the crop weather
of 1921. The moisture from thai great
e\aporatlon field will How westward
with the wind to meet the eastward
hoiind storm cciflers and most rain
will full where that moist air runs
against rising lands. River valleys that
extend east and west and in 'Which the
rivers run eastward will be moat fav-
ored lint rains come only with severe
storms, and when there are only a few
severe storms during a crop season
tlii rainfall will be greatly lessened.
The rains from Ibis storm wave will
bring more ravoralile crop weathci to
many sections east of Rockies. Not
much change west of Rockies. Follow-
ing this storm the frosts will go to
about the average seasonal of latitude.
Bust week of April will average warm-
er than usual.
Near May 1 another high, or low
temperature wave, will come nut of
the extreme northwest, beginning with
moderate temperatures, but the week
centering on Muy t will average
much cooler than usual, causing rath-
er unfavorable crop weather for the
week. Not much rain, not very stormy
weather, not ,very disagreeable, but
May will lie about an average crop
weather month; warmer than usual
during Ihe fifteen days centering on
May 19, and cooler than usual during
the eleven days centering on May t>.
Unusually severe storms during the
weeks centering on 19 and 31. I par-
ticularly glvo warning that the last
mentioned will be u very dungcrous
storm or wet of storms of various
kinds, f.ife and property may be saved
from loss through caution.
Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Ifrunus,
Moon, Kurt.|i will run Into close and
powerful electro-mugnettc relations,
somewhat us though you had touched
an electro-dynamo muchlne In mo-
tion or a shocking inuchlne In opera-
ft Is strange thut offlclul science,
with all tin? learning that comes from
the universities, can so readily see
how electro-dynamo, or shocking
machines, can affect each other and
aniniul life und remain so stupidly
blind to the natural facts that similar
effects take place between our Karth
moon, sun and planets. All of nature's
laws are general.
There arc no reliable markets for
grain and cotton, but there will be.
Keep all you have und buy all you can
AT PliANOj KMAIili I/OHS
Piano, Texas, April 1 .—At 2
f.'rloek Monday morning the rertdenee
owned by J. W. Robblns and occupied
hy Will Ro.i* and family was d +roy-
ed hy fire. Mr. Rose had Juat I to
get his wife and children out oi .ne
building and a few houaehold goods.
One hundred dollars in an old trunk
and the most of his houaehold goods
were loat, The estimated value was
$1,000. with no insurance. T/iaa on
the building wns $U00, with no" Insur-
i.nce. The fire department was un-
able to reach the burning building.
GTN DF.STROYKD AT MKIilSSA
18 TO BR RKWW/r
J. H. Rogers of near Melissa was In
McKlnney Monday afternoon. Mr.
Rogers sustained a several hundred
dollar loss In the cyclone of laat Wed-
nesday. However, his loss -was partial-
ly covered by tornado Insurance. Mr.
Rogers Is one of the directors of the
Farmers Gin Co. at that place, which
gin waa destroyed by the cyclone. Mr.
Rogers said that the Warmers gtn
would he rebuilt, work to begin ns
soon aa possible.
Allen Girl Wwls.
lArk Smith of Dallna and Miss
Francis I'ickerson of Allen were mar-
ried Sunday afternoon at 1 o'clock in
the office of Justice of the Peace Wil-
lie Sutherland. Kaqulro Sutherland of-
ficiating. Tbe newly wedded couple
will reside In Dnllns. Roth the con-
tracting pnrtiaa were reared in this
county. Mr. Smith formerly lived In
McKlnney and wna employed aa a
barber In one of tha leading ahops.
Tom llriiiiiiiiat, negro, killed ids
wife, l.illle, at daybreak Saturday, by
shouting her ||ui<c I lines through tiie
lireaat. oil tlic Itiillilrr farm, one
mile west of Alien.
The iii'icro then shot himself llircc
limes, one shot taking effect above the
heart, which lulled to prove fatal.
The negro miih brought lo McKln-
ney und lodged hi the county jail.
♦ ♦ ♦
Tlic negro and his wife hail t|iiar-
reliil sometime ago, iiihI were sep-
arated. Ijillic went tit livo with law
parents, Clarence lice and wife, mi
the Ruillter farm, near Allen. Tom
was in the employ of a Mr. Ilay, at
l'YIseo, according to Ills statement.
Saturday morning, according •
Ills statement, lie left Frisco, aiul ar-
rived al Ills wife's home about day-
break. She wun In the kitchen, pre-
paring breakfast, lie called lier to the
iliMir, slat lug lie wishi'd lo talk with
her. As she appeared, Is- Is-guii tir-
ing on licr, shooting liirec times, und
ail shots taking effect in tiie breast,
He then attempted lo take ills own
life, slusiling ut himself three times,
lint only one shot taking effect.
The couple applied for divorce sev-
eral days ago in Judge F. F., Wilcox's
TltH '.s TO I ;\ l> I,IFF
BY DRINKING DISINFECTANT
lien Slielton, colored, an Inmate in
the county jail attempted to cod bis
life Thursday uiutit. lit drinking a
<Iiiiiii111\ of disinfectant, the larger per
cent of which was carbolic acid, lie
was given an antidote to conn leract
tlic effect of tlic poison and Is nun
CODOItl.D i't oi'm; raising
funds for Mi:iilSS,\ si ffi'iri'.rs
Working under the pastor of the
colored Methodist Kplscopal church
Rev. t'. ti. Km it Ii. tho colored people
of McKlnney raised $ir>ti.2U up to
Saturday night for the relief of the
Melissa Htm in suffers, It was announc-
ed today by 10. S. Doty, one of the
workers Henry Graves Is the treasur-
er of the local fund.
Following Is a list of the contribu-
tions received up to Saturday night:
Colored puople who contributed to
Ihu Melissa storm sufferers and
umomilH given. Rev. Rlchurdson $1.0U,
It. C. ChumburliLin $1.00, J. W. Wil-
son $1.00, C. G. Smith $1.00, Ixick-
hurt $1.00, W M. Robinson $1.00, W
M. Tit tie 60cts, A. C. Ward 1.00, Nan
nie Robinson $19.50, LiUla Shafford
50c, Mary Brown $1.00, lOttu But lot
$1.00. Caroline Tucker $1.60, Alice
Jones $1.00, Williams 60c, Clara Kit
troll 1.00, Battle Wudklns $1.00, Susan
ljoe.kbart $1.00, Anna Jackson DOcts,
N. Chamberlain $1.00, a.lu. Muck 60c,
Ida Rhine 15c, l<ulu Rhea 26c. Birdie
Yurhrough $2.00, Mattle It belt 91.00.
O. B. Bunks $1.00, Susie Dliidsuy 1.00
Magnolia Gwen $6.00, Oracle Cham-
bers $1.00, H. T. Johnson $10.00, II.
Jordan 5.00, .las. Jackson $2.60, York
Wadkins $2.00, Dave Dlndsuy $2.00.
Henry liudklns $6.00, 11. G. Graves
1.00, J. J. Muckle $1.00, I'. W. Stewart
$1.00, Jackson Medlock $1.00, J. H.
Smith $1.00, IS. 8. Doty $1.00, O. L.,
Banks $1.00, P. Tucker $1.00, D. Doty
$1.00, Krank Wilson $1.00, Allen Y-ir-
brough $2.00, Noll Hh-ks $1.00, W. C.
Young 1.00, Frank Ijaoy $1.00. Geo.
Boll $1.00, Abe Shafford 50c, Goo.
McCowan $1.00, Jaa. Mack 50c, Wil-
liams 10c, Kly Kinney 11.00, Paul
Young 50c, Ira Butler 2Bc, Western
Beauty Dodge No. 2405 G. IJ. O. O.
F. $10.00. American Woodmen Dodge
$10.00, Tho C. N. W. U. I. A. of
Piano $20.00. The Young I^idiea' Aid
Society C M. 10. Church $6.21, Abo
Johnson $65.00, Duvlns Doty $1.B0,
I Jo yd Owena $1.00, Cy Perry $1.00,
O. 1> Redd 115c, Morgan Johnson 25c,
Bnoch Maxwell $2.00, Sam Williams
SOOc, Nod Braddox $1.50, Joseph Mc-
Cowan $1.00, Rov. W. M. Harris |1.00,
Idoll Newton 15c, Frances Johnson
$6.00, Suaan Maxwell 26c,.
Total rocolvod by committee to date
RI5V. C. O. SMITH, Chrm.
H. O. GRAVKS, Troaa.
E. 8. DOTY, Secy
ItF-PliANTS CORN NEAR
HERE SECOND TIME
R. ,T. Straughnn, a well known and
successful farmer, living about three
miles north of McKlnney, has had to
plant his corn over the second time
on account of the frost. He states that
his wheat Is Improving but cannot
possibly make a normal crop. His
spring onts are looking fairly good.
Mr. Stranghun mowed down his first
crop of nlfitlfn Saturday. He states that
he will cut his cotton acreage down
this year to only five acres. He has
about too acres In cultivation and had
about 20 acres of cotton last year. In
Mr Straughan's opinion there Is little
inducement for farmers to plant any
cotton at all this year.
Bob Kltchlng. a Chickasha, Okla-
homa. wholesale grain and feed deal-
er. Is spending a few days In McKln-
ney visiting hta brother. J. G. Kltch-
lng, manager of the C. J. Haydon'a
Grocery No .1, and his sister, Mrs. W.
K. Penn. His other sister, Mrs. Fred
Mleeenhelder, of Gonsales, Texaa, is
also visiting relatives In our city.
Five persons were killed outright, and four others died in
the City Hospital of McKinney or on the way as the result of
wounds received in the most destructive cyclone in the history
of Collin county which struck the little town of Melissa at 2:10
o'clock Wednesih> afternoon while there were hundreds of
people in town shopping. However, most of the people had
warning of the approaching tornado and scores sought places
of safety in storm cellars and others in whatever place they
could escape the storm's fury. One man crawled under a small
bridge and stood waist deep in water. He escaped unhurt. His
family went into a storm cellar.
Scenes of devastation and ruin whioh beggar description
exist in the little town today. Relief work which began short-
ly after the storm is fairly under way today. Directing a com-
mittee appointed hy Mayor Miller of McKinney, James T.
Oouch, local business man, was receiving contributions this
morning. He was being assisted by W. S. Smith, oounty superin-
tendent; E. W. Merritt, R. C. Merritt, Mrs. J. E. Wiley, Mrs.
Will Hight and Mrs. A. Q. Forte of McKinney. J. E. Gibson of
Melissa was made chairman of the ftnanoial aid committee. H.
S. Wysong, Melisba banker, is another member of that com
LIST OF THE DEAD.
JESSIE ALMA LOFTICE, 3 year-old daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. P. F. Loftice.
DELIOE SANCHEZ, 7 year old Mexican boy.
LOU HAWKINS, colored, 35.
FLORENCE THOMAS, colored, 10.
ADALINE HAWKINS, colored, 80.
HENRY MORGAN COOK, colored, 8.
LEM HAWKINS, colored, 12.
LIZZIE PERKY, colored, 53.
ANNA MAY CLAYTON, age 30.
One hundred and twenty persons were injured, according
to reports received here. It is practically impossible to obtain
a list of the injured persons.
Following Chairman J. E. Gibson's telegram sent out
Thursday for sympathetic relief in cash, wearing apparel, bed
clothing, tents and cots, for the homeless and destitute of Me-
lissa, made so by the cyclone Wednesday afternoon that killed,
maimed and bruised citizens of the town and crumbled and
tore to splinters seventy five homes, churches and business
houses, donations are being rushed in. Everybody is being cared
for and their wants looked after by the committees and none
Last night an interurban oar loaded with food, tents,
blankets and clothing arrived there from Dallas. Much food
and clothing and merchandise was sent there from McKinney,
Denison and other plaoes.
Miss Alecia Brown, of Dallas, director of the Public Wel-
fare Department has been at Melissa since Thursday afternoon
administering aid to the storm victims. The committees from
McKinney and Melissa are on the job in looking after the needs
of the Melissa citizens.
Many telegrams of cash donations are being received from
Chamber of Commerce, Red Cross, individuals, firms and cor-
porations from over the state.
Through service on the H. & T. C. and Texas Electric Rail-
way lines was resumed Thursday afternoon and trains are now
running from Dallas to Denison. Each incoming car brings many
persons to that town.
The cyclone victims, who are patients at the new oity
hospital were all reported to be resting comfortably today. They
have recovered from the mental shock of the tornado, and are
grateful that they escaped with their lives.
The cyclone victims are enjoying every attention at the
hands of the hospital corps. Interest is also being taken in these
patiento, as well as other patients in the new hospital by the
people of McKinney.
The institution is crowded with visitors each day, who are
endeavoring to bring cheer to the shut-ins, and to do anything
possible toward their comfort.
Groceries amounting to 1318.80 were shipped to Melissa
this morning by the Boren-Stewart Wholesale Grooery Oo. of
McKinney, it was announoed by A. 0. King, local manager.
Oounty Judge T. 0. Murray said this morning that he was
all the oounty crews—men, teams and tracks to Melissa
to assist in clearing the town of all debris, resulting from the
cyclone and to render suoh other assistance as they oould to the
people of that place.
Judge Murray also issued a call for relief for the storm
sufferers from the citisens of Collin county. Judge Murray
urges the entire citizenship of our county to aid these people of
neighboring town in their distress and need.
1.1st of Victims at Hospital. ■ Harriet Wilson, lacerated wound of
The following Is a list of patients ^culp and right cheek.
at the McKlnney City Hospital, who J Corlnne Hawkins, nail wound In
were victim's of the Melissa cyolone: Islde, fracture middle of thigh, right
W. L. Speed, Denison. Texas, con-,log and hip; abrasion of forehead,
ductor. H. * T. C. Railway, head gash- j Derrell Tolton, lacerated wound of
ed. lacerated wounds all over body, forehead.
M. C. Hanson, brakeman, H. A T. ' Scott Thomas, lacerated wound of
C. Railway. 2410 Peabody Ave., Dal- scalp, neck and abdomen.
las, Texaa, lacerated scalp wound, cut Rlloree Thornton, Fracture left
on eye and back Injured. ankle, lacerated wound of left hand,
B. J. Hanson, 1820 Richardson Ave., nose and right leg.
Dallas, brakeman, H. ft T. C. Railway.' Resale Hawkins, lacerated wounda of
lacerated wound of hoad, shoulder and face and limbs.
O. W. Young. Melissa, farmer,
shoulder broken, elbow shattered.
Mrs. P. K 1 .office, Melissa, abraalon
of head, shoulder Injured. Her baby
I.ola Grace Lyday, superficial
wound, right side.
. Johnnie Ines Clayton, lacerated
wound of left hip.
Fells Hawkins, badly Injured gen-
was killed. lerally.
The following colored vlcttfhs are Charley Perry, lacerated wounda of
patients in the new City Hospital, and scalp and face.
are residents of Mollssa: ■ 11 1
W. F. Brown, left elbow wounded. I (Continued on page a.)
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