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     1. The arrowhead emblem of San Bernardino County comes from a geological formation on the side of the San Bernardino Mountains which is visible for miles.  
     2. Hesperia was a major wine and raisin producing region in 1860.  
     3. Father Dumetz of Mission San Gabriel named the San Bernardino valley and mountains in 1810.  
     4. San Bernardino City was started in 1851 by Mormons as part of a plan for a series of outposts to the sea.  
     5. Volcanic forces created many interesting features in the East Mojave.  
     6. The world's oldest known living plant is in San Bernardino County.  
     7. All points south of San Luis Obispo are measured from San Bernardino peak.  
     8. The first water district using water shares was in Etiwanda.  
     9. Zzyzx is a real place.  
     10. The San Andreas fault created the Cajon Pass between the San Gabriel and San Bernardino Mountains.  
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