Off-Ramp for November 14, 2009

Californian's Invention Imposes Order on World: Road Stripe

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Jackson Musker

Dr. June Robertson McCarroll was sick of treating automobile injuries, so she took matters into her own hands.

So you know what else they invented in the Coachella Valley besides the date shake? The line down the middle of the road. Coachella Valley historian Pat Laflin says an Indio woman named Dr June McCarroll was the hero of this story.


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