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December 27, 1989 | RAY TESSLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
For nearly half a century, the Marine Corps has ambitiously bombed, strafed, shelled and rocketed a vast and otherwise pleasant area of Camp Pendleton to practice for war. Now, in a modern variation of turning swords into plowshares, the Corps is discovering that the generations of exploded metals might be recycled to make money for such peaceful activities as child care and environmental efforts at the base.
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December 27, 1989 | RAY TESSLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
For nearly half a century, the Marine Corps has ambitiously bombed, strafed, shelled and rocketed a vast and otherwise pleasant area of Camp Pendleton to practice for war. Now, in a modern variation of turning swords into plowshares, the Corps is discovering that the generations of exploded metals might be recycled to make money for such peaceful activities as child care and environmental efforts at the base.
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