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Testing a Friendship, for the bounding main

If Coast Guard approves, Salem vessel can sail with passengers aboard

John Pydynkowski of Salem and John Newman of Beverly held their spots on Friendship during its stability test, necessary for certification. John Pydynkowski of Salem and John Newman of Beverly held their spots on Friendship during its stability test, necessary for certification. (Globe Staff Photo / David L. Ryan)
By Jesse Nankin
Globe Correspondent / May 14, 2009

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On a gray April Saturday morning, two men in bright orange and yellow harnesses stood in the rigging of the Friendship, attaching one of the Salem vessel's many sails. (Full article: 1089 words)

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