“Marconi’s daughter helps mark historic day”

Marconi RC“WELLFLEET (Boston Globe)—On any other day, it would have seemed they had nothing in common: a 72-year-old Italian princess, wearing fur and pearl earrings; a squad of National Park Service rangers, in their trademark wide-brimmed hats; and dozens of local ham radio enthusiasts, wearing matching yellow T-shirts.

“But yesterday, 100 years after Guglielmo Marconi sent a wireless message to England from a Cape Cod cliff, a crowd that included history buffs, local Boy Scouts, and the Italian inventor’s daughter came together on the Cape to mark the historic event.” [Full story]

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