Today in History
(National News ~ 09/16/17)
Today in History Today is Saturday, Sept. 16, the 259th day of 2017. There are 106 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On September 16, 1940, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Selective Training and Service Act. Samuel T. Rayburn of Texas was elected Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives...
Out of the past: Sept. 16
(Out of the Past ~ 09/16/17)
During a 50-minute visit to the SEMO District Fair, First Lady Barbara Bush touches briefly on a variety of topics, but it is her personality, sincerity and humor that win over the crowd that greets her; Bush fields questions and comments from nine people in a crowd of mostly senior citizens at the fair's Rest and Relaxation Tent, talks briefly with area media representatives and then goes to the livestock area to present championship ribbons to FHA and 4-H members for cattle...
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