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July 14, 2014 2:14 PM

Will Tacoma’s boatbuilding legacy last a century?

In 1917, Joe M. Martinac joined with my grandfather, Martin A. Petrich, in founding Western Boat Building Co. At year's end, Martinac left as they were making less than their workers. They remained lifelong friends.

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