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Stories for October 1, 2006

Queen Califia's Magical Circle

Oct. 1
By Kathi Diamant and KPBS Public Broadcasting

Inspired by the ancient Spanish myth and legends of Califia, the mythical paradise for which California is named, Queen Califia's Magical Circle was the last major project of internationally acclaimed artist Niki de Saint Phalle, who gave it as a gift to the City of Escondido.