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    Nixon's last campaign stop

    Hillary wearing Donna Karan's famous cold shoulder dress (sent to her by Karan, paid for by the First Lady, the New York Times reported)

    1913 - After parcel post service was introduced in 1913, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.

    Gas station service attendants - 1920s

    Richard Nixon

    We have always known Mother Teresa as an old wrinkled woman. This is a pic of an 18 year old young Mother Teresa.

    President Harry S. Truman, arriving in Key West, wearing a Hawaiian shirt by Time Life Pictures/Getty Images via wsj

    Reporting the position of enemy aircraft to gun crews

    CHISUM, ETHELYN MILDRED TAYLOR (1895–1983). Ethelyn Mildred Taylor Chisum, black teacher and administrator, was born in Dallas on June 9, 1895, the daughter of William Henry and Virgie M. (Collins) Taylor. After graduating from Prairie View State Normal and Industrial College in 1913, she taught in the public schools of Rock Creek (Smith County), Waxahachie, and Dallas (1916–23). She was a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority.

    December 1998: Hillary Clinton is the first First Lady to cover "Vogue."

    President Ford showing off his skills for Pele

    Photograph of future First Lady, Mamie Eisenhower, at the age of 17 by The U.S. National Archives, via Flickr

    Stops on the trail. JFK chats with a group of miners during his travels on the 1960 campaign trail. (Hank Walker / Time & Life

    Robert Prince, a captain in the US Army's elite 6th Ranger Battalion, was selected to plan and carry out the rescue at the Cabanatuan POW camp in the Philippines (The Great Raid) where 522 pows were liberated. Prince went on to earn the rank of Major and was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross.

    Twenty-one year old Theodore Roosevelt.