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Thursday, October 20, 2011

CROSS STREETS

INVENTED IN SPRINGFIELD? An Associated Press story printed in newspapers, including the Free Lance-Star of Fredericksburg, Virginia, suggests Springfield Fire Division dispatchers may have been among the first in the nation - if not the first - to routinely ask callers "What is your nearest cross street?" to pinpoint emergencies. The AP story was published Nov. 22, 1961.

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