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Edson hosting party at Newport show

Edson International of New Bedford, Mass., marks its 150th year anniversary in 2009, and to start the celebration the company is hosting the Newport (R.I.) International Boat Show exhibitor party Thursday.

The trade-only party starts at 6 p.m. at the Newport Harbor Hotel and is held in conjunction with the International Yacht Restoration School's annual fund-raiser benefiting the Joyce Selig Memorial Scholarship Fund.

Click here for the complete release from Edson.

Tickets cost $50 per person and must be purchased in advance by calling IYRS at (401) 848-5777 ext. 217, or e-mailing dopp@iyrs.org. Click here for information from show organizers.

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