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Crowds celebrated around a bonfire in the middle of San Francisco's Market Street in the early morning hours of Aug. 14, 1945, after newspaper headlines proclaimed "Tokyo Radio Says Japs Quit." Sidewalk war bond booths provided fuel for the fire. Associated Press