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A railroad to Ocean Beach: How ‘the Octopus’ got its way in San Francisco

(Source: San Francisco Chronicle, May 27, 2017)

SAN FRANCISCO — On Sunday, Dec. 9, 1883, more San Franciscans were at the beach than ever before in the city’s history. A reported 18,000 people filled the northern end of Ocean Beach, packed the Cliff House and spilled south toward Golden Gate Park.

Full story: San Francisco Chronicle

Monday, June 19, 2017

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