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1950

Name Pos.
Herbert Agase P
Henry Anderssohn 3B
Jerry Baranski
James Blakemore
Arthur Blecke P
Joseph Brewer
Roger Bumstead
Robert Cain C
James Cottrell
Donald Davis
Al Dierkes
Jack Flock
Everett Hall
Gene Hoffman
William Hoffman
Arlie Hughes
David Kennedy
Louis Krantz CF
John Neal RF
John McMackin
Frank Miller P
George Parenti
Henry Plain P
Herbert Plews 2B
Robert Potter
William Prescott
Richard Raklovits 3B
Donald Roseberry
Leonard Rotblatt
Gus Skizas SS
Robert Simonetti 2B
Gene Spannenberg C
Harold Stange 1B
Russ Steger 1B
Henry Stevenson P
Horace J. Tangman P
Burdette Thurlby LF
Glen Trugillo RF
Edward Zinker P
 
* Roster formed through examining box scores and other resource books
 
Coach: Walter H. Roettger
Manager: Theodore Himes

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1951

Name Pos.
Herbert Agase P
Carl Ahrens
Jerry Baranski 2B
Joseph Brewer RF
Richard Burkhart
John Davis SS
Alfred Dierkes
Bruce Frazier OF
Clive Follmer
Ron Herberer LF
William Hoffman C
Herman Hokamp P
Louis Krantz CF
Charles Long 1B
George Maier P
Robert Moore 1B
Alfred Mozdzen
Herbert Neathery
George Parenti SS-3B-RF
Robert Potter P
William Prescott
Richard Raklovits 3B
Donald Roseberry
James Schuldt
Guy Scott
Gene Segin
Nelson Silk P
Gene Spannenberg
David Traeger
Frank Walenga RF-LF
Richard Wangerow
Roger Wing
Edward Zinker P-RF-LF
 
* Roster formed through examining box scores and other resource books
 
Coach: Walter H. Roettger
Manager: William DeWitt

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1952

No. Name Pos.
1 John Davis 3B-SS
3 Vince Feigenbutz SS
5 William Boon C
7 Jack Hester C
11 Jerome Baranski 2B
12 Roger Wing RF
15 Carl Ahrens P
16 Robert Potter P
17 Louis Krantz CF
18 Alfred Dierkes P
20 Ronald Ultes RF
21 Richard Haskins
22 Don Davis P
23 Bruce Frazier RF
24 Jerome Miller LF
28 Bill Fewkes P
33 John Sabalaskey P
34 Ronald Heberer 1B
35 Gerald Smith P
36 Frank Walenga LF
37 Charles Fort P
38 Robert Moore 1B
39 Max Hooper CF
44 Clive Follmer P
Al Brosky
Bill Getzen
Henry Hokamp
Herman Hokamp
Tony Johnson
Charles Long
Jerry Myers
Bill Schwartz P
Komo Tane
Loren Tate
Pete Wragg C
 
* Roster formed through examining box scores and other resource books
 
Coach: Lee Eilbracht
Manager: Russell Steger

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1953

No. Name Pos.
1 Carl Ahrens P
45 John Broerman P-OF
Horn Chen
29 Robert Clark IF
George Farley
3 Vince Feigenbutz SS
19 William Fewkes P
10 Clive Follmer P
32 Charles Fort P
23 Bruce Frazier C
4 Marvin Graves P
William Getzen
Hugh Giertz
20 Richard Haskins RF
7 John Hester 3B
47 Max Hooper LF
Ronald Jerit
8 Tony Johnson OF
Andy Lindstrom
Ed Makovsky
John Massey
James McNabney
5 Jerry Miller 2B
38 Robert Moore 1B
William Muirhead 3B
Eugene Muzzarelli
Jerry Myers
22 John Sabalaskey P
37 James Schuldt P
Richard Schwartz
14 Tom Scott C
44 Steve Sibons OF
35 Gerald Smith P
Baird Stewart LF
21 Ronald Ultes CF
Charles Westphal
22 Roger Wing RF
Pete Wragg
 
* Roster formed through examining box scores and other resource books
 
Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1954

Name Pos.
Jim Bickhaus P
Daniel Dudas 2B-SS
Vince Feigenbutz 3B
Joe Fitzgerald SS
Jim Flynn P
Charlie Fort RF
Jack Gockel P
Marvin Graves RF
John Hester 3B
Max Hooper 1B
Tony Johnson OF
Elmer Koestner P
Gerald Light C
Emerit Lindbeck IF
Mike Maksud LF
John Sabalaskey LF-P
Jim Schnorr C
Tom Scott C
Steve Sibons 1B
Gerry Smith P
Ron Ultes CF
John Vayda 2B
Ron West RF
Robert Wiman C
 
Freshman Team:
William Altenburger
Richard Baker
Kenneth Byerly
Donald Dudas
Robert Fouchard
James Frillman
Lewis Gessler
Robert Graham
Caroll Grandt
Richard Gunn
Donald Hackerson
Robert Haymaker
Dennis Johnson
Richard Lee
Donald Lukaszewski
Emil Monge
Robert Muirhead
Robert Meyers
Ronald Peterlin
Ronald Peterson
Thomas Potter
Gerald Pullen
Victor Petreshine
Paul Reed
Robert Shoptaw
Hiles Stout
Robert Thornton
John Trogolo
Richard Vorreyer
David Williams
 
Coach: Lee Eilbracht
Assistant Coach: Russ Steger
Manager: C. Lee Johnson

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1955

Name Pos.
Les Ades 1B
Bill Albert
Jim Bickhaus P
Daniel Dudas 3B
Ted Flis PH
James Frillman RF
Caroll Grandt C
Marvin Graves P
Richard Gunn SS
Don Hackerson
Tony Johnson 2B-3B
Phil Judson C
Elmer Koestner P-RF
Emerit Lindbeck LF-CF
Paul Loitz 1B
Don Lukaszewski 2B
Jerry McKinney P
Karl Meurlot P
Victor Petreshene 1B
Gerald Pullen 3B
Bill Ridley SS
Roger Schnoor C
Robert Shoptaw CF
Hiles Stout
Robert Thornton
John Vayda 3B
Richard Vorreyer P
Charles Westphal
David Williams LF
Robert Wiman C
 
Head Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1956

Name Pos.
E. Linkbeck RF, CF
J. Bickhaus
D. Williams
D. Dudas 3B
R. Gunn SS-3B
B. Bolk
V. Petreshene IF
J. Kating
R. Thonn 3B
Shoptaw
P. Judson C
R. McMullen P
J. Vayda
D. Lukaszewski 2B
R. Verreyer P
R. Richards P
W. Frentz P
J. Bozich P
R. Nitschke RF
B. Schwartz P
W. Mcgee P
R. Berry P
J. McKinney P
 
Head Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1957

Name
Bob Klaus
Casey Barszcz
Jim Frillman
Rolla McMullen
Frank Schwartz
Wayne Lanter
Rich Pawlow
Tom Haller
John Kating
John Bozich
Jim Flynn
Don Lukaszewski
Vic Petreshene
Bob Shoptaw
Ray Thonn
Dave Williams
Bob Tedesco
Ron Richards
 
Head Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1958

Name Pos.
Casey Barszcz 3B
Rex Berry P
Billy Bolk RF
Bruce Bunkenburg
Buyher RF
Phil Catalano RF
Jim Cvik C
Jack Delveaux P
Jim Flynn P
Bill Gawron C
Terry Gellinger P
Don Harvey 3B
John Jurasevich LF
John Kating CF-LF
Bob Klaus SS
Bob Madix CF
Russ Martin LF
Molaro P
Al Mulberry P
Ron Richards P
Ed Schmulbach C
Frank Schwartz P
Bob Tedesco P
Ray Thonn 1B
Jim Vermette 2B
 
Head Coach: Lee Eilbracht
Assistant Coach: John Pace
Manager: Kent Sprague

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1959

Name
Paul Arneson
Casey Barszcz
Phil Catalano
Max Crotser
Jim Cvik
Jack Delveaux
Dave Gantt
Terry Gellinger
Don Harvey
John Jurasevich
Bob Klaus
Ernie Kumerow
Bob Madix
Russ Martin
Steve Molaro
Bill Offenbecher
Bob Polston
Lou Ryniec
Hal Tokujo
Jim Vermette
Dan Vittum
 
Head Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1960

No. Name Pos.
1 John Matt 2B
2 Mike Gray SS
4 Tony Eichelberger SS
5 Bob Madix OF
5 Dick Eberhardy P
6 Max Crotser 2B
7 Ethan Blackaby CF
8 Phil Catalano C
9 Jerry Colangelo P
10 Bill Bonk 3B
11 Lou Ryniec C
12 Russ Martin RF
14 Vernon Kruger P
15 Doug Mills P
16 Frank Sheley P
17 Gerald Martoglio P
18 Jerry Curless INF
19 Gary Kolb 3B
20 John Jurasevich LF
21 Norm Skikas P
22 Terry Gellinger P
24 Paul Arneson P
26 Bud Felichio 1B
27 Bob Bumba C
29 Ernie Kumerow P
30 Larry Bergnach P
31 Jay Day P
32 Dick Bickhaus P
36 Harold Tokujo 3B
37 Art Hasse C
38 John Modica P
40 Ronald Chez P
41 Rich Wilen OF
 
Coach: Lee Eilbracht
Assistant Coach: Jim Schuldt

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1961

No. Name Pos.
10 Dave Lezeau C
11 Ralph Sartore CF
12 Ron Johnson P
14 Tony Eichleberger SS
15 Bob Bumba C
16 Lloyd Flodin C
17 Roger Benson 1B
18 Bill Miller P
19 Tony Provenzano CF
20 Lou Ryniec 3B
21 Dick Bickhaus P
22 Art Luebbe P
24 Jeff Ferguson OF
25 Paul Arneson P
26 Bud Felichio RF
27 Ernie Kimeroq P-OF
28 John Modica INF
29 Frank Strainis C
30 Ralph Converse CF
31 Doug Mills P
32 Jerry Renner 1B
33 Gene Ross P
34 Pat Holland P
35 Carl Peterson INF
36 Bill Ormsby P
38 Dave Gantt P
39 Max Crotser 2B-LF
40 John Matt 2B
42 Butch Jones OF
43 Jack Touhey P
 
Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1962

No. Name Pos.
10 Dave Ryniec 2B
11 Dave Lezeau C
12 Ron Johnson P
14 Tony Eichelberger SS
15 Lee Schinker P
16 Lloyd Flodin C
17 Bill Tookey P
18 Bob Belsole SS
19 Tony Provenzano CF
21 Jerry Rozmus P-OF
22 Bill Ormsby P
23 Tom Fletcher P
25 Greg Schumacher LF
26 Bud Felichio RF
27 Jerry Baker C
28 Joe Niezgoda 3B
29 Frank Strainis C
30 Jim Sanders LF
31 Doug Mills P
32 Jerry Renner 1B
33 Ron Sanders P
34 Pat Holland P-OF
35 Carl Peterson 3B
37 Jerry Weygandt P
38 Eddy Stonich 2B
40 John Matt 2B
 
Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1963

No. Name Pos.
12 Ron Maurer RF
14 Buddy Galla 2B
15 Lee Schinker P
19 Ralph Converse OF
20 Jerry Renner 1B
21 Hal Weisenborn P
23 Ted Harvey P
24 Rocky Cook 2B
25 Armand Graupera P
27 Jerry Baker OF
28 Walter Dahl P
29 Frank Strainis C
30 Carl Peterson 3B
31 Bob Belsole SS
33 Rich Callaghan OF
35 Joe Niezgoda LF
36 Lloyd Flodin C
36 Pat Holland P
37 Jerry Weygandt P
39 Tony Provenzano CF
-- Bill Ormsby P
-- Bill Tookey P
-- Dave Lezeau
 
Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1964

Name
Mario Campanaro
Bob Belsole
Rich Callaghan
Ron Christopher
Dave Crouse
Jeff Ferguson
Pat Fitzgerald
John Frasor
Dick Freehill
Ted Harvey
Joel Jonas
Ray Kasper
Phin Mappa
Ron Maurer
Barry Moore
Craig Mundt
John Peden
Mike Peterson
Dave Ryniec
John Secrest
Dick Shrode
Ed Stonich
Bill Tookey
Jim Vopicka
Jerry Weygandt
Ferrell Wiman
 
Coach: Lee Eilbracht
Assistant Coach: Jerry Baker

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1965

Name
Art Allen
Rich Callaghan
Dave Crouse
Pat Fitzgerald
Grene Groth
Charles Hall
Ken Holtzman
Trenton Jackson
Jim Jesso
Bob Johansen
Ray Kasper
Fred Klemm
Paul Koch
Ron Maurer
Tom Ohman
Mike Peterson
Jim Reed
Mike Rodgerson
Dave Ryniec
Bill Schlueter
Jack Seacrest
Dick Shrode
Jerry Szukala
Jim Vopicka
Al Waters
Ferrell Wiman
 
Head Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1966

Name Pos.
Dave Russell 1F
Dan Humay SS-2B
Jerry Szukala 1B
Mick Smith C
Terry Kasper CF
Dave Crouse CF
Jim Reed 2B
Tom Ohman 1F
Bruce Haney RF
Fred Klemm 1B
Gregg Gregory INF-P
Al Waters 3B
Bob Lorenz 3B
Dennis Wojs P
Mike Peterson OF
Berny Leonard P
Mike Rodgerson P
Bill Murray P
Barry Moore C
Andy Dystrup INF
Paul Koch 2B
Bob Pogue P
Jerry Mettille OF
Ken Rizzo C
Earl Hoffenberg INF
Bill Funk
Bob Johansen
Dennis White
Jim Wedding
Gene Groth
Marty Voss
Dennis White
 
Head Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1967

Name
Rich Binder
Andy Dystrup
Bill Foss
Gregg Gregory
Lloyd Gussis
Dan Humay
Ron Ingrum
Larry Kaufman
Fred Klemm
Mike Murawski
Bill Murray
Tom Ohman
Jim Reed
Ken Rizzo
Mike Rodgerson
Dave Russell
Rick Sanford
Charles Schierer
Mick Smith
Harry Vanselow
Al Waters
Dennis Wojs
Earl B. Hoffenberg
Garrett Collins
Bill Funk
Larry Kaufman
Rick Luetkemeyer
Paul Piaskowy
Mike Prousis
Craig Sager
Dave Scholz
Steve Temple
Harry Vanselow
Jim Wedding
Doug Whitman
Fred Wolf
Dave Russell
 
Head Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1968

Name Pos.
Ken Johnson 2B
Flint Gregory 2B-3B
Mike Murawski RF-C-P
Lloyd Gussis 1B
Randy Crews 3B-1B-P
Clyde Kuehn CF-1F
Ken Rizzo C
Augie Matejzel 2B-3B
Bill Foss P
Harry Vanselow 1F-3B
Dave Russell 1F-RF
Charles Schierer SS
Nash New P
Tom Calza P
Ron Ingrum RF-2B-3B-CF
Jim Liggett 1F
Bill Murray P
Mike Mariani C
Rich Binder P
Barry Yurtis P
Miles Zaremski 1B
Joe Belmont C
Dave Strom 1F
Gary Pieper P
Dave Subject 1F
Jim Wedding P
 
Head Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1969

No. Name Pos. B-T Ht. Wt. DOB Class Hometown
1 Ron Ingrum OF R-R 6-0 177 4-21-47 Sr. Danville
2 Chuck Schierer IF R-R 5-10 160 8-7-47 Sr. Metamora
3 Nash New P R-R 6-0 163 9-18-48 Jr. Fairfield
4 Flint Gregory IF R-R 5-11 171 7-21-48 Jr. Chicago (Kelly)
5 Rick Howat OF R-R 6-2 160 1-23-49 So. Downers Grove
6 Harry Vanselow OF L-R 5-11 192 1-3-47 Sr. Springfield
7 Bill Foss P R-R 5-11 163 11-19-47 Sr. Fairmount (Jamaica)
8 Tom Calza P L-L 6-1 188 6-1-48 Jr. Palatine
9 Jerry Kerner IF R-R 6-0 176 4-4-49 So. Newton
10 Augie Matejzek IF L-R 5-9 156 5-4-48 Jr. Park Ridge
11 Bob Windmiller IF R-R 6-0 174 10-19-48 So. Ossian, Indiana
12 Bob Shapland IF L-R 6-2 182 6-11-49 So. Champaign (Central)
14 Bob nelson C R-R 5-11 183 1-9-49 So. Peoria
15 Jodie Harrison OF R-R 6-3 193 3-19-47 Sr. Streator
16 Randy Crews IF R-R 6-5.5 217 6-21-48 Jr. Kankakee(Bradley-Bourb.)
17 Jerry Brackett OF L-L 6-0 181 9-17-49 So. Newton
18 Barry Yurtis P R-R 6-3 190 4-23-48 Jr. Palatine
19 Al Fritz P R-R 6-1 183 2-28-49 So. Des Plaines (Maine West)
20 Lloyd Gussis IF L-L 6-3 196 2-13-47 Sr. Lincolnwood (Niles West)
21 Ken Johnson OF B-R 6-0 189 2-21-48 Jr. Palatine
22 Mike Murawski C R-R 6-2 217 7-3-47 Sr. Lockport (Central)
23 Ed Johnson P R-R 6-1 178 7-10-48 Jr. Rockford
24 Carmen DelGuidice P L-L 5-11 168 12-16-49 So. Melrose Park
26 Rich Binder P L-L 6-3 208 12-5-46 Sr. Waterloo
27 Clyde Kuehn OF B-R 6-1 198 10-9-48 Jr. Belleville
28 Phil Cochran P R-R 5-11 173 6-15-47 Sr. Urbana
29 Ron Russell IF L-L 6-2 193 10-3-49 So. Glen Ellyn (Glenbard East)
 
Head Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1970

Name Pos.
Randy Crews 1B
Bob Windmiller C-RF
Bob Nelson OF
Bob Shapland SS-3B
Ken Ossala 3B-SS
Bob Quinn C
Tom Heinrich OFF
Flint Gegory RF
Augie Matejzel 2B
Cyde Kuehn OF
Barry Yurtis P
Mike Bennett P-OF
Dick Doty INF
Larry Majercik C
Carroll Slusher CF
Al Fritz P
Ron Russell 1B-OF
Don Wickersham OF
Wes Dixon OF
Garry Nicholson SS
Dave Engle P
Nick Janicki P
Bill Hodges P
Glen Guth SS
Greg Hougham C
Jerry Brackett P
Carmen DelGuidice P
Tom Calza P
Gary Anderson P
 
Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1971

No. Name Pos.
1 Greg Eisele OF
2 Randy Cordova P
3 Bob Polock INF
4 Bill Emerick INF
5 Wes Dixon OF-INF
6 Dick Doty C
7 Bill Hodges P-OF
8 Joe Lachky C
9 John Prempas P
10 Dan Hamilos 1B-OF
11 Bob Windmiller OF
12 Glen Guth INF
14 Rich Siemers P
15 Carroll Slusher OF
16 Jim Newman OF
17 Bob Cortesi P
19 Al Fritz P
20 Gary Anderson P
21 Ken Ossola 3B
22 Tim Hauber P
23 Don Wickersham OF
24 Larry Swakon C
26 Tom Heinrich 1B
27 Steve Stahlman P
28 Jerry Brackett P
30 Dave Engle P
31 Garry Nicholson INF
32 Bob Shapland SS
 
Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1972

1 Rick Peekel P Fr.
2 Randy Cordowa P Jr.
3 Bob Polock 2B Jr.
4 Bill Emerick Of Sr.
5 Wes Dixon 1F Sr.
6 Dick Doty 1B-OF Sr.
7 Bill Hodges P Jr.
8 Mike Alley 3B-OF Jr.
9 Dan Hamilos 1B-OF Jr.
10 Dave Lundstedt 3B Fr.
11 Chuck Sommer P-OF Jr.
12 Al Ryniec 2B-SS So.
14 Garry Nicholson SS Sr.
15 Greg Colby OF-C So.
16 Dave Hunt P So.
17 Bob Cortesi P Jr.
18 Dave Engle P Sr.
19 Ken Fletcher P So.
20 Garry Anderson P Jr.
21 Ken Ossola Of-1B Jr.
22 Jim Rucks 1B Jr.
23 Don Wickersham OF Sr.
24 Larry Swakon C So.
28 Glenn Guth INF Jr.
29 Joe Lachky C-OF Sr.
32 Mike Pollak OF Jr.
 
Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1973

Name Pos.
Mike Alley 3B-SS
Ken Ossola OF
Bob Polock 2B
Jim Rucks OF
Jon Siron SS
Al Ryniec INF
Ron Lapins OF
Greg Colby 1B-C
Chuck Sommer P-OF
Mike Maryville C
Dave Lundstedt 1B-3B
Ken Panique OF
Larry Swakon C
George Ewert OF
Jim Newman OF
Randy Cordova P
Bob Cortesi P
Harris Kal 2B
John Knudsen 1B-OF
Gary Thouvenin OF
Rick Peekel P
Mike Scholz P
Gary Cook P
Bill Hodges P
Jim Goss P
Tom Knotts C-OF
Jim Hale P
Gary Anderson P
Dave Hunt P
 
Coach: Lee Eilbracht

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1974

No. Name Pos.
1 Rick Peekel P
2 Pat Fazzini OF
3 Harris Kal INF
4 Jeff Siegel P
5 Ron Lapins OF
6 Tom Stewart P
7 Bill Hodges P
8 Tom Knotts C-CF
9 Jon Siron INF
10 Bob Lloyd OF
12 Al Ryniec INF-OF
14 Mike Maryville C
15 Greg Colby C-1B-OF
16 Dan Ingram P
17 Ron Straub 3B
18 Clark Simpson OF
19 Jim Goss P
20 Mike Boehler P
22 Dave Lundstedt 3B-1B
23 Steve Scott SS
24 Randy Vincent P
25 Joe Tiberi SS
28 Mike Scholz P
29 Doug Kleber OF
30 Gary Cook P
 
Coach: Lee Eilbracht



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