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in smoke, down to rubble, back to weeds: well over a hundred buildings,
and with them went an annual tax payment to the town of twelve thousand
dollars. There was some sweet-sounding talk about opening a recreation
area with a golf course, maybe a marina. Nothing happened. The bed-and
breakfasts that flourished in the wide wake of Scaroonís success, the
stores that peddled Madras shorts and tennis balls to tourists, the
dozen-plus camps that introduced three generations of city and suburban
kids to war canoes, tent inspections and símores---all thatís gone
now. In ten or twenty years, the undocumented living memories of Scaroon
Manor will be gone too."