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Lost hamlets

The Hub is dotted with tiny "villages," -- some two centuries old -- that are fading into time and memory

By Beth Daley
Globe Staff / January 18, 2004

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The locals called it Duck Village, but not because of any quacking. The tiny mishmash of streets outside Union Square in Somerville was a hiding place during Prohibition, a jumble of multifamily homes where a man could duck authorities on the hunt for speakeasy patrons. (Full Article: 1230 Words)

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