1966: An Alligator in the Pet Parade, Farewell to Loretto and Why the Maytag Store Disappeared

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Did you know that, in 1966, the old Spitz Clock on the Plaza became city property, then disappeared for 8 years? I'm Art Encinias, born and raised in Santa Fe, and each week I explore my hometown's hidden history on the Santa Fe Hometown Project. Join me on an amazing trip through time and spend one year in the life of one city, the city of Santa Fe, my hometown.