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Crown Zellerbach's National Paper Products Mill in Port Townsend starts operation on October 6, 1928.

Bookmobile service resumes in Seattle on October 6, 1947.

Grant County commissioners pass resolution on October 6, 1958, setting vote on creating Port of Mattawa .

Seattle Aquarium kicks off expansion project on October 6, 1979.

Federal government recognizes the Snoqualmie Tribe on October 6, 1999.

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Lake Forest Park incorporates on June 20, 1961.

McDonald, Lucile S. (1898-1992)

"Lucile McDonald Day" is proclaimed on March 9, 1991.

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