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Larry Harnisch reflects on Los Angeles history

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Japan attacks L.A.?


Feb. 26, 1942
Los Angeles

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Above, suspicious Japanese Americans are rounded up after the great battle of Los Angeles. Yes, it was a false alarm that left parts of the city peppered with unexploded ordnance. A special thanks to my colleague on the business copy desk, Bob Bayer, for pointing out the anniversary.



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I point you towards this wonderful annual event.


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