Quotation by for the State of New Hampshire

It is said that a carpenter building a summer hotel here ... declared that one very clear day he picked out a ship coming into Portland Harbor and could distinctly see that its cargo was West Indian rum. A county historian avers that it was probably an optical delusion, the result of looking so often through a glass in common use in those days.
For the State of New Hampshire, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943). New Hampshire: A Guide to the Granite State (The WPA Guide to New Hampshire), p. 414, Houghton Mifflin (1938).

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