Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup was created in 1928 by H. B. Reese, a former dairy farmer and shipping foreman for Milton S. Hershey. Reese, was inspired by Hershey, and left the dairy farm to start his own candy business. The H.B. Reese Candy Co. was established in the basement of Reese’s home in Hershey, PA. and used Hershey chocolate in his confections. In 1963, several years after his death, Reese’s company was sold to Hershey Foods Corporation.
James Butler Hickok (May 27, 1837 – August 2, 1876) He was known as Wild Bill Hickok, a legend of the American Old West. His skills as a gunfighter and scout, along with his reputation as a lawman and professional gambler, resulted in his fame, though some of his exploits are fictionalized.
With barrage balloons against enemy aircraft flying overhead, a long line of LCts is crossing the English Channel, bringing men and material to the beachheads in France, during the Allied invasion of the Normandy, June 13, 1944. (AP Photo/Irvin Bede)