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UPDATE ~ Lightbulb Lit For A Million Hours!

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Can you believe it? One million hours, wow!
On March 2, 2009, when blogging was still fairly new to me, I wrote a post entitled,  A Light That Still Shines. If you click the title, a link will take you to that post. The post happened to make Randy Seaver's list that week of best posts. 
Photo by Cheryl Palmer, February 27, 2009, Livermore, California.
On May 22. 2013 I wrote another post about the Livermore, Ca. lightbulb and that post is linked also in the title: The Centennial Light Bulb.
Last Saturday, June 26, 2015, The Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department hosted an event to celebrate the"first million hours of service of the Livermore Centennial Light Bulb."
I was hoping to attend the celebration that was "family friendly," but unfortunately I wasn't available to attend, and bummed that I couldn't see the event or update my photos.  The celebration included:
"vintage and antique fire apparatus, history mobile, fire safety house, displays, music, book…