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Week of June 19

100 Years Ago: Santa Clara News (June 17, 1913)

* Town Hall Will Be Completed at Once: Architect Binder of San Jose to Prepare Plans
* State Highway Plans Taken Up by Santa Clara Taxpayers: Cost of Paving in Santa Clara about $50,000
* New Well Bored at Municipal Water Works
* Model Post Office for Santa Clara: New Building will be located where Sing Kee Laundry Now Stands

50 Years Ago: Santa Clara Journal (June 19, 1963)


* Urban Renewal Agency Votes More Dollars for Moving Expenses for Displaced Downtown Tenants
* Miss Santa Clara, Carolyn Lee Huff, on Way to Miss California Pageant Competition
* Festival of St. Anthony: Annual Portuguese Fiesta Scheduled for Weekend
* Five Santa Clara Philharmonic Musicians to Tour Europe with “People-to-People” Orchestra
* Famed Sculptor Beniamino Bufano Lunches with City Council: Surveys Proposed Monument Site at new Santa Clara Civic Center

Compiled by Mary Hanel, Local History Librarian Santa Clara City Library


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