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November 14, 2012

This day in history

On this day in 1965, a tribute to former Mayor Andrew “Bossy” Gillis appeared. Known as the “Bad Boy” mayor, Bossy held the city’s top post for six terms. In 1928 he ran his administration from jail.

— Information provided by the Historical Society of Old Newbury

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