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To The Rescue

The precise moment that little Tara realized that Jimmy Carter would indeed win the upcoming presidential election.


Aug. 2, 1976: Doreen Haviland, in front, rides the flume with Tara Nugent and Officer Dick Porteus in this photo, takenĀ in Coney IslandĀ at the 40th annual Police Anchor Club outing for the widows and children of deceased police officers. See related archival photos of children on the Lens blog. Photo: Barton Silverman/The New York Times