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By Debra Webb Rogers

many years prior to Walt Disney�s dream took root in valuable Florida, travelers flocked to a spot at the banks of the St. Johns River recognized easily as South Jacksonville. even supposing small and rural, it performed a wide half within the heritage of Florida, aiding identify a premiere vacationer vacation spot. South Jacksonville developed into San Marco, whose particular heritage opponents whatever present in a best-selling novel. That heritage contains steamships and bridges, ostriches and alligators, sharpshooters and daredevils, teach wrecks, haunted theaters, sprawling plantations, Oriental gardens, �The Coney Island of the South,� Creature from the Black Lagoon, Babe Ruth, John Phillip Sousa, Tom combine, and an elephant named Toddles. All performed a component within the wealthy and sundry historical past that's San Marco.

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