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By James D. Newland

ISBN-10: 1467133817

ISBN-13: 9781467133814

ISBN-10: 1531678033

ISBN-13: 9781531678036

each year, the morning of Easter Sunday, millions of intrepid souls trek to the summit of San Diego County�s Mt. Helix. as soon as there, they event the approximately century-old culture of a community-based dawn provider held on the ancient Mt. Helix Nature Theater. built for that objective in 1925, and found in a different, privately-owned �public� park, the landmark serves as only one of the explanations this conically formed height has develop into a local, cultural, and average icon. Named for a unprecedented gastropod, the 1,375-foot-high top additionally serves as a geographic beacon for the quite often unincorporated surrounding groups of Mt. Helix, Grossmont, Calavo Gardens, Casa de Oro, Spring Valley, and the adjoining, traditionally comparable municipalities of El Cajon, Lemon Grove, and l. a. Mesa. at the present time, those semirural groups are well known for his or her idyllic, family-friendly neighborhoods; vintage early-20th-century Revival�style and customized midcentury glossy structure; and long-standing advertisement and civic institutions.

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