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Miss America 1924

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Who is watching Lincoln’s funeral procession?

See the two little figures looking out the second-floor window facing south in the building on the corner? Supposedly it's a young Teddy Roosevelt and his brother Elliot (future father of Eleanor);...

"If we held one minutes silence for every victim of the holocaust... We would be silent for eleven and a half years"

Marie Curie was a woman before her time. Born in 1867, in Poland, she was a genius in physics and in chemistry; she is the first woman ever to receive a Nobel Prize and the only woman in history to receive two Nobel Prizes.