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Six Sears Houses

In the early part of the 20th century you could buy a Sears house for the price of a good pair of shoes today. In 2005, a high-end Sears home sold for $900,000. Sears sold about 100,000 kit houses from ...

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All Over the Map: Maine Place Names

Many Maine place names are not like the rest of New England's, with Bristols and Yarmouths and Portsmouths named after counterparts in England. Maine has a Madrid, Mexico and Peru, which are just north of Denmark, Sweden and Norway. Belfast is ...

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