Forty-three years ago this week the top news stories for the Feb. 24, 1972. Apache Sentinel, the precursor to the Mesa Independent newspaper, included: A water ballet by the Phoenix Synchronettes, square dancing, country and Western music, antique cars and refreshments are planned for the Apache Wells Mobile Home Park’s eighth anniversary celebration the weekend of Feb. 26-27.
Look Back on Mesa history: Feb. 24, 1972
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