Mrs. W. Tom Mableson, left, and Mrs. Terry H. Tate display the new official city flag created by members of Spokane Falls Needlework Guild in March 1977. The flag, designed by Lloyd L. Carlson, who also created the Expo ’74 mobius strip symbol, replaced a 19-year-old lavender “Lilac City” flag.
April 11, 2012 in City on Page A1
In all its faded glory, Spokane’s flag hung Tuesday in its rightful place, third only to the American and Washington flags. What would normally be unremarkable background at a mayoral …