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By Danielle L. Burrows

Nestled inconspicuously lower than 20 miles east of Philadelphia, the village of Clementon as soon as bore the entire markings of an early-20th-century county seat: turbines, lumberyards, a thriving charcoal undefined, waterworks, locomotive entry, and entrepreneurial citizens. included as a borough in 1925, the town's ample lakes and the attract of Clementon Lake Park quick increased Clementon's prestige to a favored leisure hotspot. tourists and citizens alike remember site visitors on the town's small intersections on Sunday nights as Depression-era enjoyment seekers headed domestic from weekends spent diving, boating, and picnicking. Declared "the busiest little city in South Jersey" in an early promotional movie, Clementon continues to be etched in collective thoughts as a mecca of busyness and merriment.

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