When Two Beachcombers Found A Message In A Bottle, The Note Inside Gave A Rare Glimpse Into The Past

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As Candy and Jim Duke stroll along the Padre National Island Seashore, something unusual catches their gaze. At first glance, the item they see appears to be just a regular old bottle, but it’s what’s inside the container that draws the couple in. There seems to be a message hidden there – one from an unknown sender. And when the Dukes do unravel the piece of paper, they’re bowled over by what it reveals.