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Bob Hope Brightens Holiday Season

November 17, 1999

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) _ He may be slowing down, but Bob Hope can still light up Christmas.

The 96-year-old entertainer and his wife, Dolores, will be guests of honor at Disneyland on Monday to turn on all of the park lights for the Christmas season.

``We figured if we could kick off Christmas with somebody of that stature, why not?″ Disneyland spokesman Tom Brocato said.