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September 4, 2012
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Construction in Snowmass: Still 'happening now'

SNOWMASS VILLAGE - "Snowmass: It's Happening Now" touted a two-page spread in The Aspen Times on Aug. 31, 1967. "The same magic beans which provided the huge beanstalk that jack climbed far into the sky have evidently been sown at Snowmass-at-Aspen. Since construction started soon after last winter's skiing season the first village at the $10 million resort seven miles west of Aspen has been transformed from a placid meadow into the burgeoning complex shown of these pages..."

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The Aspen Times Updated Sep 4, 2012 03:18PM Published Sep 4, 2012 03:14PM Copyright 2012 The Aspen Times. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.