In my "twitter" reviews, came across this little gem of an article from today's NY Times Online, Travel Section...
By DAVID G. ALLAN
Published: February 13, 2009
MORE than 100 years ago, people regularly congregated at the Hudson River for winter entertainment and recreation. It was not uncommon to see thousands of people gather on the frozen river for carnivals of music, dancing, food, skating and, most thrilling, ice yacht races.
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