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Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Fact of the Day: Hollywood
According to Hollywood's "founder" Hobart Johnstone Whitley, the name originated from a Chinese laborer saying he was "holly wood" which was bad English for "hauling wood". The words hit him and sounded right for the new "town".