Thursday’s Wash. Daily Game: 6-2-3.
Thursday’s Keno: 1-6-8-11-13-15- 22-25-26-27-28-29-41-46-50-62- 64-65-67-79.
Today in history
1848: The Senate ratified the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ending the war with Mexico.
1864: Ulysses S. Grant became commander of the Union armies in the Civil War.
1876: The first successful voice transmission over Alexander Graham Bell’s telephone took place in Boston as his assistant heard Bell say, “Mr. Watson, come here. I want you.”
1969: James Earl Ray pleaded guilty in Memphis, Tenn., to the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. (Ray later repudiated that plea, maintaining his innocence until his death.)
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