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New York Stock Exchange curb market

New York Stock Exchange trading floor
[1792 - New York Stock Exchange is formed]

Writer Dorothy Richardson   Dorothy Richardson - Pilgrimage
[1873 - Dorothy Richardson, writer, born in Abingdon, Berkshire, England]

Kentucky Derby
[1875 - The First Kentucky Derby hose race is run]

Baseball Great Cool Papa Bell  Cool Papa Bell Hall of Fame plaque
[1903 - James Thomas 'Cool Papa' Bell, Baseball Hall of Famer, born in Starkville, Mississippi]

Actress Maureen O'Sullivan
[1911 - Maureen (Paul) O'Sullivan, actress, born in Roscommon, Ireland]

Writer Stewart Alsop with LBJ
[1914 - Stewart Alsop, syndicated columnist, journalist, editor, writer, born in Avon, Connecticut]

[1954 - US Supreme Court decides Brown v. Board of Education]

USS Stark (FFG-31)- showing missile damage
[1987 - USS Stark (FFG-31) is struck by Iraqi missiles in Persian Gulf]

Good Marriage

A good marriage is one in which as each grows separately they also grow together.

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There can never be enough of these.

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