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Ojai Museum Vandalism 'Incredibly Sad'

By Misty Volaski

While not exactly the prettiest of birds, the California condor has long been revered by the Chumash and is a vital part of the local ecosystem. So when the Ojai Valley Museum acquired a condor statue by Carlyle Montgomery in 1997, it was the perfect fit. Made of Belgian limestone and local red serpentine, it stands guard over the back courtyard of the museum. But on June 13, director Michele Pracy noticed something amiss with the life-sized statue. It had been vandalized near its base, and its serpentine head had been badly

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