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November 13, 2013

This Day in History

On this day in 1884, the Newburyport Herald reported that Henry M. Cross and Fred L. Atkinson had entered into a partnership in the coal and wood business. The Atkinson family continued to sell heating oil and lumber for more than 100 years.

— Information provided by the Historical Society of Old Newbury

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