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July 4
1932 - Robert Poore wins the greased pole climbing contest and $2.50 at Newhall's July 4th celebration [story]
4th of July Parade


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CalArts’ Janet Sarbanes Wins Writers Grant from Creative Capital
Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017

CalArts School of Critical Studies faculty Janet Sarbanes recently received a grant from The Creative Capital | Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant Program for her essay “Reframing the House of Dust: A Meditation in Many Parts.” In 1967, Fluxus artists Alison Knowles and James Tenney...

Summer Highlights in for CalArts’ School of Critical Studies
Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017

Amanda Beech, dean of the CalArts School of Critical Studies, had a summer full of adventures in art and academia. Beech was in Singapore for the opening of “Propositions for a Stage: 24 Frames of a Beautiful Heaven,” a group exhibition at LaSalle College of the Arts that opened on July 28....

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1932 - Robert Poore wins the greased pole climbing contest and $2.50 at Newhall's July 4th celebration [story]
4th of July Parade
1925 - By letter, Wyatt Earp beseeches his friend William S. Hart to portray him in a movie, to correct the "lies about me." Hart never did. [story]
Hart-Wyatt Earp
1869 - Sanford Lyon (as in Lyons Avenue) appointed postmaster of Petropolis (today's Eternal Valley Cemetery) [story]
Sanford Lyon
1808 - Ygnacio del Valle born in Jalisco, Mexico; owned most of SCV [story]
Ygnacio del Valle
1943 - Army Air Force pilot Loncie L. Tucker, on training run, dies when his P-38 fighter crashes at Wayside Honor Rancho (later Pitchess Detention Center) in Castaic [story]
Loncie Tucker
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