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Edward A. Flood Jr., 85, sailboat racer - Philadelphia Inquirer
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Philadelphia Inquirer


Edward A. Flood Jr., 85, sailboat racer
Philadelphia Inquirer
To convert the rowboat into a sailboat, she said, his grandmother made him sails from sailors' travel bags. "He used a clothes pole for a mast and the oar for the rudder," she said. For his later Newport Bermuda Races, he had sturdier equipment.

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