Thursday, September 13, 2018 – Here Comes Florence!

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On This Day, Back In The Day

1814 – Lawyer Francis Scott Key writes “The Defence of Fort McHenry” — a little poem that would become America’s national anthem

1948 – Margaret Chase Smith is elected to the Senate — She becomes the first women to serve in both houses of Congress.

1971 – A prison riot in Attica, NY ends as state police storm the maximum security prison — 42 people died

2004 – “You get a car! You get a car! You get a car!” — Oprah Winfrey tv show kicks off the fall season giving away almost 300 “free” cars

BIG STORIES OUT OF D.C. AND POLITICS.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NEWS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
OTHER STORIES CATCHING MY EYE
 
 
 
 
 
 

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