Thursday, January 15, 2015

EWGS 80th Birthday 2015

January 21, 1935
The Supreme Court to Rule on the NRA, one of Franklin Roosevelt's New Deal Programs. Supreme Court to rule on the constitutionality of the NRA, Case against William E. Belcher an Alabama timber producer to test the authority over labors hours and wages. The government contended he permitted employees to work more hours per week or for less than the minimum hourly wage.
The NRA Board says that the NRA or something like it should be made permanent.

Jimmy Doolittle sets a new transcontinental mark for transport planes. Los Angeles to New York in one minute short of 12 hours.

City to use its new snow loading machine. The city bought it five years ago but used it only once since then. Crew of 140 men with shovels were clearing the snow during the daytime. Pipes frozen in the 18 degrees below zero temperature.

John and Bill are popular names for baby boys; Joan, Jo Ann, Mary Lou and Janice are popular names for girls.

Rolly Johnson the WSC Center Guard from Spokane is getting ready for his last two games as a cougar.

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