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Boston Dips into Past for CharlieFare Card

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Boston Dips into Past for CharlieFare Card

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Boston Dips into Past for CharlieFare Card

Boston Dips into Past for CharlieFare Card

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NPR's Scott Simon takes a moment to note the new automated CharlieFare card introduced this week in the Boston rapid transit system. It's based on the character popularized in the Kingston Trio's 1959 hit, "Charlie on the MTA."

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