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     1. The movie Bagdad CafĂ© was filmed in Newberry Springs and Ludlow.  
     2. San Bernardino is nearly 450 times the size of the smallest California county.  
     3. San Bernardino City was started in 1851 by Mormons as part of a plan for a series of outposts to the sea.  
     4. One of the oldest "early man" sites in the United States is at Calico and was excavated by Dr. Leakey.  
     5. San Bernardino County is the largest county in the contiguous states.  
     6. The tallest thermometer in the World is in Baker  
     7. The least amount of rainfall received in a year occurred in 1913 at Bagdad, California.  
     8. The Mojave River flows underground for most of its 100 mile length yet surfaces less than 20 miles from its end at Soda Lake.  
     9. The sand dunes near Kelso sing when you walk on them.  
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