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April 5, 2009 in City
Photos by Dan Pelle photo

Mary Moltke and Bill Roberts celebrate Saturday after Moltke tossed a brick through a plate-glass window to start the demolition of a duplex next to the E. J. Roberts Mansion at the corner of First and Cannon in Spokane. Bill Roberts once lived in the mansion and Moltke is the current owner.

Dan Pelle photo

Children get a front-row seat to watch the duplex being torn down. Most of the materials from the duplex will be recycled or reused.