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November 11, 1918

WAR OVER. The Great War ends and in Grants Pass, Oregon a great celebration is planned with a bonfire and a band. The news is tempered by the great influenza: everyone is cautioned to wear gauze masks.

Source: “Great Celebration Arranged for Tonight,” Rouge River Courier, Grants Pass, Oregon, November 11, 1918. Page 1, Column 2.

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