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The first 8-page edition of the Marco Eagle was produced in a 20-by-15-foot room 50 years ago on March 31, 1968. 

To celebrate our golden anniversary, we present this limited series of flashbacks each Friday, in partnership with the Marco Island Historical Society. 

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