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The Spencers of ‘Spencer’s Corner’, Centerbrook

By Steve Knauth It was early in the year of 1866, and the two young Connecticut business partners, Daniel Wilson “Wils” Spencer and Giles Bushnell, were on the horns of a dilemma. The Civil War was over and business at their little general store in the busy industrial village of…