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Simmesʹ Hole

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The cavity which Captain John C. Simmes maintained existed at the North and South Poles.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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