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2008-06-22 06:00:23

By Paul Nelson, Albany Times Union, N.Y. Jun. 22--ROTTERDAM -- The Schenectady County Historical Society is interested in buying state-owned land across the Mohawk River from the 1750s Mabee Farm Historic Site because it is concerned that any development on the vacant land could mar the site's view. Historical Society President Edwin D. Reilly Jr. said the group has the funds to purchase the property, owned by the state Canal Corp. He didn't say how much. Canal Corp. Director Carmella...


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call-note
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'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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