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A ring and a prayer

A chance encounter leads to a solved mystery

By Jonathan Saltzman
Globe Staff / January 24, 2005

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Edward H. Walsh was smoking cigarettes with friends one summer night in 1978 on a South Boston beach. He gestured to make a point. His gold class ring from Don Bosco Technical High flew off his finger. He'd had it just a few weeks. (Full article: 732 words)

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