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Faces of the Boom: Second wind leads to blue hair, unretirement and new friends

July 6, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON Californian Marvin Smith got a second wind at 70 and decided to move to North Dakota to chase one more oil boom. Smith knew his days as a derrickhand were long behind him, but he thought he was still healthy enough to work in the oilfield. Continue Reading

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