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D.C. digging Boston’s plowmen

W.L. French Jr. Trucking of North Billerica cleared snow in Washington, D.C., answering the call, along with other companies, to help dig out the nation’s snowy capital. W.L. French Jr. Trucking of North Billerica cleared snow in Washington, D.C., answering the call, along with other companies, to help dig out the nation’s snowy capital. (Robert W. Thomas/W.L. French Jr. Trucking)
By Peter DeMarco
Globe Correspondent / February 19, 2010

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They arrived in the middle of the night, a steel cavalry of about 40 Boston area plowmen answering the call to dig out our nation’s capital from this month’s record-setting blizzard. And after a week of nonstop work, they are being hailed as heroes. (Full article: 944 words)

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