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Thread #25445   Message #2092551
Posted By: Joe Offer
02-Jul-07 - 02:52 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Firing the Mauretania
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Firing the Mauretania
Hi, Barry - I think it's a great idea to post Radriano's background notes and corrected spelling/lyrics in this thread. I always thought that the spelling of the ship's name was with an "i." Apparently, Radriano thought that in his first post, but corrected his spelling by the time he came out with his wonderful Time Ashore Is Over CD. Here's what's said in the Encyclopedia Britannica:

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