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Ask and Answer for May 30

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This week's question

In what year was the Historic Beaufort Foundation formed?

From last week

Question: What was the name of the Confederate ship Civil War hero, then-slave and Beaufort native Robert Smalls comandeered and delivered to Union forces in 1862?

Answer: Robert Smalls stole the Planter and delivered it to Union forces in 1862.

First to answer correctly: W. Monroe Keyserling

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