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"CHURCH KEYS PRESENTED--During the dedication of the new Gardena Valley Baptist Church at 1630 W. 158th St. last Sunday, March 28, the keys were turned over from the contractor to the architect and then to church trustees. Participating in this special prat of the dedication ceremony were, from left, George Inouye, contractor; Joseph Colombo of Santa Ana, architect; the Rev. Sam Tonomura, assistant pastor, coordinator of the project; Paul Kuida, committee chairman; and Ryo Komae, board of trustees chairman."

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genieinjapan — Last modified Mar 30 2011 7:56 p.m.

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