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     1. Hesperia was a major wine and raisin producing region in 1860.  
     2. Urbita Springs, a natural hot springs area, was a popular tourist attraction near San Bernardino in the early part of the century.  
     3. The nation's first solar-thermal power plant was built in Daggett.  
     4. San Bernardino is the fourth most populous county in the state.  
     5. San Bernardino City was started in 1851 by Mormons as part of a plan for a series of outposts to the sea.  
     6. The tallest thermometer in the World is in Baker  
     7. The U.S.'s most modern railroad switching yard is in Colton.  
     8. The largest planting of grapevines in the State were once in San Bernardino County.  
     9. The first home with electricity west of the Rockies was in Ontario.  
     10. Zzyzx is a real place.  
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