Undercover by John Roy Carlson (the pen name of Avedia Derounian) was an expose of anti Semitism in the isolationist movement. Selections had appeared in several magazines before it was published as a book. Carlson investigation had been sponsored by the Friends of Democracy, a church group that sought to expose extremism on both sides of the political spectrum, and the Anti Defamation League.
Members of the council voiced approval of Coolidge attempt to throw nonprofits a life preserver, but most said the timing of his proposal was off. Fire Chief Shane Lauderdale said he need time to properly assess the public safety implications of legalizing fireworks, and the council agreed that asking his department to do so before July 4 would be rushing it. Councilmembers Randall Stone and Ann Schwab also questioned the wisdom of legalizing fireworks during California epic drought..
Spiro Agnew, the vice president under Richard Nixon, had been forced to leave office for tax evasion I believe, and Gerald Ford had been appointed Vice President. Now with the Nixon resignation, the US had it’s first, and hopefully last, appointed president. There was fighting in Belfast, Cyprus, Greece, and Chile.
GOOSEBERRY was the codename for the line of sunken ships that would create a break wall to protect the beaches. MULBERRY was codename for a series of pontoon roadways and sunken caissons that would support the trucks, tanks, and men unloaded from larger ships. Building a protected harbor in the rough seas would be a daunting task on its own doing it under enemy fire in 18 days was unimaginable..
Bringing you a bit of a belated Valentines dinner look tonight. Now, I really think the whole Valentines Day thing is just another overly commercialised day designed to make truck loads of money from people. Then again many would argue, what the harm in having a day where you shower your partner with more love than normal and make a bit of a fuss of them? There nothing wrong with that at all actually but I want to be treated like that every day, thanks.
Why would the average user have to pay? They not profiting. At least the people using Twitter for personal purposes won have to pay. TM. David Lamming, secretary of Groton Parochial Church Council, said the visit had been a great success. He added: “It is very important for Groton to maintain its historic connections and we were delighted when Ambassador Barzun agreed to pay us a visit. It took a considerable amount of planning but it was a great team effort and the weather was kind to us it was a very enjoyable day.”.