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September 11, 1990 | SCOTT HARRIS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Folks who live near the end of the line of Pasadena's annual Tournament of Roses pageant have grown accustomed to a smaller kind of parade that, while common in a place like Camp Pendleton, is seldom seen in Los Angeles County. Before they see it, they often hear it. It is Pasadena's very own, little-noticed battalion of the United States Marines Corps, running the streets in combat boots, clomp-clomp-clomping in cadence, occasionally chanting the gung-ho rhymes of the Corps.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 11, 1990 | SCOTT HARRIS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Folks who live near the end of the line of Pasadena's annual Tournament of Roses pageant have grown accustomed to a smaller kind of parade that, while common in a place like Camp Pendleton, is seldom seen in Los Angeles County. Before they see it, they often hear it. It is Pasadena's very own, little-noticed battalion of the United States Marines Corps, running the streets in combat boots, clomp-clomp-clomping in cadence, occasionally chanting the gung-ho rhymes of the Corps.
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