June 9, 1997 in Nation/World

Today In History


In 1934: Donald Duck made his debut in the movie ” The Wise Little Hen.”

In 1943: The Internal Revenue Service announced income tax withholding.

In 1954: Joseph N. Welch confronted Sen. Joseph R. McCarthy during the Senate-Army Hearings over McCarthy’s attack on a member of Welch’s law firm. Said Welch: “Have you no sense of decency, sir? At long last, have you left no sense of decency?”

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