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6 minutes ago, pipedreams said:

Before alarm clocks were affordable, 'knocker ups' would come & wake you, London, 1889.

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“Knock her up” has a whole different meaning 

 

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1955: Actor James Dean, 24, is killed in a two-car collision near Cholame, Calif.

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1972: Roberto Clemente hits a double against Jon Matlack of the New York Mets during Pittsburgh's 5-0 victory at Three Rivers Stadium; the hit is the 3,000th and last for the Pirates star as he would die in a plane crash three months later.

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12 minutes ago, railfancwb said:


Who were some of their opponents. See that the team is integrated.


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Don't know, may of been other prison teams.  Just guessing!

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3 hours ago, railfancwb said:


Who were some of their opponents. See that the team is integrated.


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Nature and man makes sure that all people die, equally.  Time is the only factor.

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A very powerful image showing a battalion before and after the Great War, the upper picture showing the size of the group after they enlisted, the lower picture after the armistice was signed.

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1846 the anesthetic ether is used for the first time by American dentist Dr William Morton who extracts a tooth.

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On this day in history (Sept 29, 1918) after realizing the military situation facing the German Army was hopeless, Supreme Army Commander Paul von Hindenburg tells Kaiser Wilhelm II & Chancellor Georg von Hertling to persue negotiations for an Armistice.

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1955: "The Honeymooners," starring Jackie Gleason, Art Carney, Audrey Meadows and Joyce Randolph, premieres on CBS.

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Tina Louise, one of the last surviving members of “Gilligan’s Island,”.

 

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On 9/29/2019 at 3:36 PM, pipedreams said:

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That kid in the front middle must have been a real hard ass to get the death sentence.

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