Everyday Adventures: The Cigarette and The Beatles

MIAMI - On February 17, 1964 the popular musical group, The Beatles, hopped on a 400 horsepower racing boat in Miami. They speed off with the wind in their infamous hair to let loose after a show the night before.

The Cigarette  had one a few boat races and was on it's most famous trip to date. But, over the years the boat fell into disrepair until one man took it upon himself to restore it.

See the full story of the boat's history written by Terry Tomalin on Tampa Bay Times website .

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