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In Globe visit, John Henry plays role of observer

Declines to offer hints on plans for company

John W. Henry spent several hours at The Boston Globe Monday, meeting employees desk-by-desk in the newsroom and other departments, less than three days after the Red Sox owner agreed to buy the newspaper from the New York Times Co.

Henry’s first stop was to introduce himself at the end of the regular 10:30 a.m. editors meeting, escorted by Globe publisher Christopher Mayer. Henry told editors planning Tuesday’s paper that he was excited to be “part of the team,” but was in the building only to observe and listen.

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