Today in Washington State History From www.historylink.org http://www.historylink.org Seattle Mayor Devin inaugurates Civic Unity Committee on February 14, 1944. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=2112 Earthquake hits Puget Sound on February 14, 1946. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=2065 Ferry <em>Kalakala</em> begins using world's first commercial marine radar set on February 14, 1946. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=9282 Construction at Sea-Tac Airport unearths an extinct giant sloth on February 14, 1961. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=9408 Central Association of Seattle announces plans on February 14, 1963, to tear down Pike Place Market. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=1425 Seattle, King County, and State of Washington suspend lawsuit against baseball's American League on February 14, 1976, clearing way for Mariners. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=10321 Fat Tuesday celebration in Pioneer Square begins officially on February 14, 1977. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=2222