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The 36 Cent Stage Swim

The 36 Cent Stage Swim Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Richard Halliburton was a well-known American adventurer and writer in the 1920s and 1930s who most famously swam the length of the 77 km Panama Canal over a 10-day period through Central America in 1928. He was escorted by a rower, cameraman, newspaper reporter and a crew member

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