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People wait on the Maryland shoreline in Poolesville on as their vehicles are brought back to shore on the White's Ferry, which carries commuters between Loudoun and Montgomery counties.
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Jim Hewes, a bartender for about 22 years at the Willard InterContinental's Round Robin Bar, researched the drinking habits of U.S. presidents to come up with a signature drink for each. A favorite of President Millard Fillmore was the brandy crusta (left). George Washington (right) preferred a blend of Madeira wine with fruit brandies and rye whiskey.