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Fall River

A city of southeast Massachusetts on the Rhode Island border east-southeast of Providence. It was once the largest center of cotton textile manufacturing in the country.
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Fall′ Riv′er


n.
a seaport in SE Massachusetts, on an arm of Narragansett Bay. 88,920.
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The next morning, when Archer got out of the Fall River train, he emerged upon a steaming midsummer Boston.
A new sense of energy and activity had possessed him ever since he had announced to May the night before that he had business in Boston, and should take the Fall River boat that night and go on to New York the following evening.
Adams had been a cotton operative in Fall River, and the continued depression in the industry had worn him and his family out, and he had emigrated to South Carolina.
Anne, the daughter of Mary and John Dwyer was born in Fall River, MA on July 7, 1931.
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