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Date: Monday, January 1, 2001 
Question/Topic: Hollywood sign 
Answer/Pointer: "The world-famous symbol of this entertainment capital is the 'Hollywood' sign, set on the slopes of Mount Lee, in the Hollywood Hills. Built in 1923 to advertise a real estate development, the 30-foot sign originally read 'Hollywoodland.' " Source: Discover the Californias [pamphlet no longer in the Vertical File] 
Librarian: LCLCPL 

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