Monday’s Lotto: 7-9-17-28-36-42
No winner. Next jackpot: $1.7 million.
Monday’s Washington Daily Game: 2-2-2
Monday’s Washington Keno: 1-6-13- 18-19-21-22-34-37-41-48-54-55- 60-62-65-67-69-70-80
Monday’s Hit 5: 10-18-24-26-35
No winner. Next jackpot: $280,000
Today in history
1913: The 17th Amendment to the Constitution, providing for direct popular election of United States senators was ratified.
1935: President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Emergency Relief Appropriations Act, which provided money for programs such as the Works Progress Administration.
1952: President Truman seized the steel industry to avert a nationwide strike. (The U.S. Supreme Court later ruled that Truman had overstepped his authority.)
1974: Hank Aaron of the Atlanta Braves hit his 715th career home run in a game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, breaking the record establishd by Babe Ruth.
1988: TV evangelist Jimmy Swaggart resigned from the Assemblies of God after he was defrocked for rejecting an order from the church’s national leaders to stop preaching for a year amid reports he’d consorted with a prostitute.
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