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The lady has lost her charm

The Reporter's Notebook

Grand Coulee Dam isn’t what it used to be.

I first saw Grand Coulee Dam in 1948. The dam was just 6 years old. Construction started in 1933 and was completed in 1942.

Several seniors along with me had taken a couple days off from school with the excuse that we were going to Spokane to visit the “Freedom Train” that was touring the country. It contained, for everyone to see, several of the country’...


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