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Then….and now…..Age 1…Age 24

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Matt Weimer the babyMattWeimer 1 MattWeimer 24yr copy and Matt Weimer the man, holding a chip Captain Dean gave him 23 years ago!  His mom is Phyllis and Bill Blanchard’s daughter.

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Raquette Lake and Adirondacks in this month’s issue Smithsonian Magazine!

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It’s interesting to note that the word “vacation” comes from the fact that the wealthy during the Gilded Age period in American history left or vacated the dirt and heat of the city and headed north to the coolness of the mountains and wilderness….hence vacation!  Read all about the birthplace of the American vacation on…

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