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Babcock Electrics, circa 1912
Virginia Aiken became the New England representative of the Buffalo-based Babcock Electric Carriage Company as a teenager. She lived with her uncle, Day Baker, at 145 Winthrop Rd. She is pictured here in front of the Hotel Beaconsfield, 1731 Beacon St., that was later destroyed by fire in 1966. See more details at Muddy River Musings.