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July 30, 1991
It won't be the big celebration that organizers had originally hoped, but stoic, stable Switzerland will fete its 700th anniversary as a confederation during the next few days. Frugal Swiss voters in several central cantons turned down plans for a national fair to mark the occasion when mountain tribes living around Lake Lucerne rose up to challenge the feudal rule of the House of Hapsburg.
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July 30, 1991
It won't be the big celebration that organizers had originally hoped, but stoic, stable Switzerland will fete its 700th anniversary as a confederation during the next few days. Frugal Swiss voters in several central cantons turned down plans for a national fair to mark the occasion when mountain tribes living around Lake Lucerne rose up to challenge the feudal rule of the House of Hapsburg.
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