December 22, 1922. Demonstrators at White House with a sign saying: “Mr. President, let’s have an old-fashioned Christmas,” and showing Santa Claus carrying a bag of gifts including, the Constitution, Free Assemblage, Free Speech, and Free Press.
The Gimbels Thanksgiving Day Parade is the oldest parade in the United States. It started in 1920 – four years before Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade began. Gimbels closed their doors in 1987 but the parade lives on under different sponsors.
History of Coca-cola, the most popular american non-alcoholic beverage, can be seen in old ads. Invented in 1886 by John Pemberton, an Atlanta pharmacist, it`s been more than 130 years with several generations of Americans and spread through the world. Enjoy…!
Enos became the first chimp to orbit the earth on November 29, 1961, aboard a Mercury Atlas rocket. Although the mission plan originally called for three orbits, due to a malfunctioning thruster and other technical difficulties, flight controllers were forced to terminate Enos’ flight after two orbits. Enos landed in the recovery area and was…