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Having multiple people on-ship provides more hands to drop anchor on a dime, navigate from the map room, man the cannons, look out from the crow’s nest, or even just play a concertina to pass the time.
Now 78, O'Donnell is a concertina player, too, and fondly recalls playing with Concertina Millie.
Millie met her husband while playing her concertina in a Milwaukee tavern right after World War II.
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CONCERTINA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of concertina for English Language Learners
: a musical instrument that resembles a small accordion and that is played by pressing the ends together
CONCERTINA Defined for Kids
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