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By Maureen McDonald,John S. Schultz

tales describe Michigan's first governor, Lewis Cass, signing a treaty with the Chippewa in 1819 and resting within reach with partners below a swamp oak a couple of miles north of Detroit. Cass advised the tale of Prince Charles II, who took shelter in 1651 below a potent oak tree after the conflict of Worcester and lived to be topped king. Cass later detailed the locality, together with the southernmost townships in Oakland County, as Royal Oak. This quarter grew to become a village in 1891 and a urban in 1921. robust roots have helped the "City of bushes" continue its viability over the years. domestic to William Beaumont health facility, diverse high-tech photograph and sound studios, and a world-class zoo, this day Royal Oak attracts humans into its pedestrian-friendly downtown for an eclectic mixture of bars, sidewalk caf�s, boutiques, theaters, and upscale lofts.

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