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January 9, 2012 in City
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August 1936: Spokanites bid farewell to the old streetcars owned by Spokane United Railways in a downtown parade. The last car in line, No. 202, was cremated at Natatorium Park following the parade, ending an era in city transportation.

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Present day: Looking east on Main Avenue in downtown Spokane.