December 8, 2007 in City

Lottery numbers

The Spokesman-Review

Friday’s Washington Daily Game: 5-5-5.

Friday’s Keno: 11-12-15-21-26- 30-34-35-36-40-45-46-54-59-69- 70-73-75-77-78.

Fri. Mega Millions: 12-18-26-28-51.

Mega Ball: 35.

Today in history

1776: During the Revolutionary War, George Washington’s retreating army crossed the Delaware River from New Jersey into Pennsylvania.

1854: Pope Pius IX proclaimed the Catholic dogma of the Immaculate Conception, which holds that Mary, the mother of Jesus, was free of original sin from the moment of her own conception.

1863: President Lincoln announced his plan for the reconstruction of the South.

1886: The American Federation of Labor was founded in Columbus, Ohio.

1941: The U.S. entered World War II as Congress declared war against Japan, a day after the attack on Pearl Harbor.

1980: John Lennon was shot to death outside his New York City apartment building by Mark David Chapman.

1987: President Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev signed a treaty calling for destruction of intermediate-range nuclear missiles.

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