1972: Sparkle Plenty Runs for Congress

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Did you know that, in 1972, a cocktail waitress from Santa Fe named Sparkle Plenty ran for Congress promising to unite us all in harmony with the environment. She lost. 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.