10 February 2009

Today's Flavors
Chocolate Decadence, World Class Vanilla, Toffee Coffee, Roasted Almond, and Vanilla Malt


Today's Special
Cone Day -All Day-$2.08 (regularly $2.77)


Today in History
1855 US citizenship laws amended all children of US parents born abroad granted US citizenship
1870 YWCA (Young Women's Christian Association) forms (NYC)
1904 Japan & Russia declares war after Japan's surprise attack on Russian fleet at Port Arthur disabled 7 Russian warships
1906 Britain's 1st modern & largest battleship "HMS Dreadnought" launched
1920 Baseball outlaws all pitches involving tampering with ball
1931 New Delhi becomes capital of India
1934 1st Jewish immigrant ship to break the English blockade in Palestine
1935 Pennsylvania RR begins passenger service on new electric locomotive
1940 Tom & Jerry created by Hanna & Barbera debut by MGM
1946 1st black pro-baseball player Jackie Robinson marries Rachel Isum
1961 Niagara Falls hydroelectric project begins producing power
1968 Peggy Fleming wins Olympic figure skating gold medal, Grenoble, France
1971 American Mensa, Ltd incorporates in NY
1977 Israeli soldier who died freeing hostages in Entebee Raid (1976)
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Births
1906 Lon Chaney Jr, Okla City Okla, actor (Hawkeye, Pistols 'n' Petticoats)
1907 Grace Hamilton, 1st black member of Georgia state legislature
1930 Robert Wagner, Detroit Mich, actor (It Takes a Thief, Hart to Hart)
1939 Roberta Flack, NC, vocalist (If Ever I Saw Your Face)
1958 Sharon Stone, Meadville Pa, actress (Basic Instinct, Total Recall)


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