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The HMS Bounty, right, and USS Niagara sail the waters of Lake Erie off Cleveland Wednesday, July 7, 2010. Eleven sailing ships will be in the city for the annual tall ships festival. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
Photo by: Mark Duncan
The HMS Bounty, right, and USS Niagara sail the waters of Lake Erie off Cleveland Wednesday, July 7, 2010. Eleven sailing ships will be in the city for the annual tall ships festival. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

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