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“[In a letter to Collier’s Weekly] Burke Haywood Bridgers wrote that people in Wrightsville Beach had tried out surfing during the summer of 1909 without great results. The Lumina [Pavilion], then one of the area’s premiere attractions, hosted a ‘surf board riding contest’ over Labor Day, in fact. “Bridgers went on to describe the kinds […]

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More phrase-frequency charts from Google Books Ngram Reader: — Krispy Kreme vs. Dunkin Donuts — Wrightsville Beach vs. Myrtle Beach — LSMFT (Lucky Strike Means Fine Tobacco) — Reynolds Price vs. Anne Tyler — Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence vs. Protocols of Zion

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