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February 2017 Limoge China features local favorite — citrus! Henry Flagler brought the railroad to Florida and the railroads brought the tourists. And following the tourists, souvenir shops opened in their wake. These are the pre-digital tourists, the ones that could not post a photo on Facebook or Instagram to prove to their friends that […]

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Charles Bennett’s Special Reverence for Florida

Charles E. Bennett’s special reverence for Florida leaves a treasure trove of written history and historic landmarks by Emily Lisska Charlie Bennett was a living legend, known and beloved by a diverse citizenry. His special reverence for North Florida leaves a treasure trove of land, written history and historic landmarks. With his death, the history […]

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