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Spelling out the change

Massive gathering on historic night

Senator Barack Obama acknowledged the more than 84,000 people who watched him accept the Democratic presidential nomination at Invesco Field in Denver last night. Senator Barack Obama acknowledged the more than 84,000 people who watched him accept the Democratic presidential nomination at Invesco Field in Denver last night. (Jim Bourg/Reuters)
By Scott Helman
Globe Staff / August 29, 2008

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DENVER - Senator Barack Obama accepted the Democratic presidential nomination last night at an elaborate and exuberant stadium ceremony, using his historic moment to specify what his lofty promises of change would mean for ordinary Americans. (Full article: 1307 words)

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