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#2 102 Degrees - August 8, 2001

The temperature reached 102 degrees on August, 9, 2001. CAPTION: Todd Kirker of Norwich hoists a water jug to quench his thirst during a short break from installing 310 degree asphalt at Shoreline Quick Lube in Old Saybrook Tuesday. Kirker, who works for B and L Construction of Old Saybrook has... TONY BACEWICZ / Hartford Courant