Daily Archive: October 26, 2015

The Hot Potato Of Education In 1975 – Past Daily Reference Room 0

The Hot Potato Of Education In 1975 – Past Daily Reference Room

– NPR – National Town Meeting – “How Can Education Be Improved?” – October 15, 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – In 1975, Education was again the topic of hot discussion around Washington. The recent violence in Boston over School Busing, the proposed cuts in Education spending on the...

The Past Daily Fall Fundraiser – Communique #23 0

The Past Daily Fall Fundraiser – Communique #23

  Day #24 – 6 days left.  Six Hair-pulling, nail-biting, nerve-wracking, hysteria-driven days to go before it’s over.  It’s been a roller-coaster and there’s still a ways to go. 9% of our goal so far and we’re slowly getting there.  I can’t tell you how grateful I am to all...

Traversing A Bomb-Scarred Globe – October 26, 1941 0

Traversing A Bomb-Scarred Globe – October 26, 1941

– News Of The World – October 26, 1941 – Blue Network – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – News for this October 26th in 1941 was about the War in Europe and ominous reports coming from the Eastern Front. The German Army was slowly advancing into Southern Russia, with an...