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     1. The community of Newberry Springs, east of Barstow, has hosted championship water-skiing competitions.  
     2. Two persons from San Bernardino have been elected Governor.  
     3. Barstow was originally called Waterman Junction after the nearby Waterman silver mine.  
     4. The nation's first solar-thermal power plant was built in Daggett.  
     5. San Bernardino is one of eleven counties which are not general law counties.  
     6. Baldwin Lake is named after "Lucky" Baldwin who owned a nearby gold mine.  
     7. Old Dad Mountain is not in the Old Dad Mountains.  
     8. San Bernardino County is the largest county in the contiguous states.  
     9. The world's oldest known living plant is in San Bernardino County.  
     10. The largest planting of grapevines in the State were once in San Bernardino County.  
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