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<?xml version="1.0"?>
<api>
  <query-continue>
    <allfileusages gafcontinue="Barbourville,_Ky.jpg" />
  </query-continue>
  <query>
    <pages>
      <page pageid="2317" ns="6" title="File:BGTLogo-1-.jpg" />
      <page pageid="17425" ns="6" title="File:BIPPS Logo 150.jpg" />
      <page pageid="1133" ns="6" title="File:Ballad County Grad.JPG" />
      <page pageid="8922" ns="6" title="File:Ballard.jpg" />
      <page pageid="2192" ns="6" title="File:BallardCoMap.jpg" />
      <page pageid="1821" ns="6" title="File:Ballard co.JPG" />
      <page pageid="6919" ns="6" title="File:Bancroft city.jpg" />
      <page pageid="338" ns="6" title="File:BangForTheBuckcover.jpg" />
      <page pageid="24478" ns="6" title="File:Bang for the Buck 2012.png" />
      <page pageid="6921" ns="6" title="File:Barbourmeade city.jpg" />
    </pages>
  </query>
</api>