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Old 03-25-2010, 11:00 AM
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Default Best news I've heard in a while!

Thanks for posting! This is the best news I've heard in a while! To me the whistle and the calliope make the steamboat. They herald its coming and let you know that its boiler is up and running. The sound is so unmistakeable that you immediately know that it is not just another barge and towboat passing by. These sounds have always excited me like no other.

Originally Posted by ed frazier View Post
I was downtown eating Saturday when I heard the whistle then the calliope ringing through the streets of downtown. I also want to thank Pat and Barbera for sitting and talking with me, to hear their stories of traveling down the river. I really enjoyed it.
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