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 - Nine Lose Lives In Saginaw Bay Boat Tragedy Its...
Nine Lose Lives In Saginaw Bay Boat Tragedy Its bottom smashed by rocks, and cabin torn off by wind and waves, the Miss Arlene, fishing boat which foundered Sunday in Saginaw bay with the loss of nine lives, is shown beached at Point Au Gres. Survivors included Mrs. Dorothy Repkie, 23, who swam seven miles to shore; Abraham LaBean, 32, who spent 73 ^ hours tn the water before coast guards found him Wednesday; and Eugene Sauve, 2 7, and his wife, Fern, 21. who were taken from a lonely island Thursday. Bodies of the nine others aboard the boat have been recovered from the bay.

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  1. The Escanaba Daily Press,
  2. 07 Aug 1942, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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