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[PER] Dad, it's Peter. We're on the summit.

"Dad, it's Peter. We're on the summit."

That simple message bridged a half-century, 29,035 feet and a technological revolution as Peter Hillary spoke by satellite phone to his father, Sir Edmund Hillary, from Mount Everest.

'Everest: Younger Hillary retraces steps
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