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A birthday one century in the making

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Wit on display, Irene Davey had Kevin Dumas, mayor of Attleboro, by her side as she celeberated 100 years of living yesterday at the town's senior center. Wit on display, Irene Davey had Kevin Dumas, mayor of Attleboro, by her side as she celeberated 100 years of living yesterday at the town's senior center. (SUZANNE KREITER/GLOBE STAFF)
By Anna Badkhen
Globe Staff / January 26, 2008

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ATTLEBORO - Until last summer, she drove a car. She flirts with men half her age. And her timing? Irene Davey has had a century to get it just right. (Full article: 705 words)

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