April 07, 2020

Correcting the record

An article about the Waldo-Hancock Bridge dedication that appeared in Saturday’s paper apparently repeated an error made in the 1932 Bangor Daily News account of that event. According to family members, one of the young women who raised the flags on the bridge that day was Marjorie Harriman, not Florence Harriman.

In a column in Tuesday’s sports pages, a moose shot by Ronald Ramsay was described as being taken on a Sunday. Sunday hunting is illegal in Maine. The moose was shot on Saturday.

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