50 Years Later, Hikers Meet Man Who Saved Their Life : News Photo

50 Years Later, Hikers Meet Man Who Saved Their Life

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GORHAM, NH - JUNE 1: Fifty years ago, Gerry Wright, seen here checking the weather report, and his fellow climber were helped at the summit of Mount Washington when the weather turned, with cold temperatures and high winds. Guy Gosselin, not pictured, was working at the weather observatory at the summit and gave the men food and shelter, as well as drew them a map of the safest way down. The men were back on top of Mount Washington for a reunion. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
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GORHAM, NH - JUNE 1: Fifty years ago, Gerry Wright, seen here checking the weather report, and his fellow climber were helped at the summit of Mount Washington when the weather turned, with cold temperatures and high winds. Guy Gosselin, not pictured, was working at the weather observatory at the summit and gave the men food and shelter, as well as drew them a map of the safest way down. The men were back on top of Mount Washington for a reunion. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
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