A Google A Day - Had an 1845 coin toss between two settlers gone differently, this West Coast city would be called Boston. Which settler won the toss and named this city what it is today?

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A Google A Day - Had an 1845 coin toss between two settlers gone differently, this West Coast city would be called Boston. Which settler won the toss and named this city what it is today?

Post by NewsOnline on Fri Jul 15, 2011 4:52 pm

A Google A Day - Had an 1845 coin toss between two settlers gone differently, this West Coast city would be called Boston. Which settler won the toss and named this city what it is today?

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Re: A Google A Day - Had an 1845 coin toss between two settlers gone differently, this West Coast city would be called Boston. Which settler won the toss and named this city what it is today?

Post by NewsOnline on Fri Jul 15, 2011 4:52 pm

How to find the answer: Search [1845 coin toss] to discover the city in question is now Portland, Ore. Search [Portland coin toss 1845] and read to find that settler Francis Pettygrove won the bet.

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