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Thursday, January 23

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The Daily Mail shares the story of how Chicago photographer Jeff Phillips uncovered the lives of Harry Grossmann and Edna Lehr, whose vacation slides he found in a thrift shop. An exhibition of the photos and story just closed at Intuit. (Thanks, Dee!) Meanwhile, the Reader tells of another photographic mystery.

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