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Cannon Ball Project Departs Saturday, May 3


Saturday, May 3, is a special day. One hundred years ago to the day, Erwin George Baker set off from San Diego, California, on a 7-horsepower Indian determined to break the cross-country record of 20 days to New York City. He arrived in Battery Park just 11-1/2 days later, shattering the record and earning the nickname “Cannon Ball.” On Saturday, ...

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