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February 5, 2013

This Day in History

On this day in 1882, the Newburyport Herald reported that an order introduced by Alderman Winkley had been adopted by the state Legislature. The order called for the city charter to be amended to provide a salary for the mayor.

— Information provided by the Historical Society of Old Newbury

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