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Danville Express

- June 27, 2008

The freeway changed everything

After 1964, the San Ramon Valley left behind its rural past

by Beverly Lane

Hay Days in 1958 was quite a party! Over four days it celebrated Danville's Centennial and put on a parade, carnival, aquacade, barbeque and Pioneer Belle contest. A special Valley Pioneer featured historical articles and a congratulations letter from President Dwight D. Eisenhower.

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