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For years, the only shaking promoted by Tupelo, Mississippi involved Civil War cannons or Elvis Presley’s hips.

Now, though, the town has distributed so many free cocktail shakers in conjunction with a newly established tippling trail that the Tupelo Convention and Visitors Bureau has had to replenish its supply of prizes.


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