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Today in history

1868: The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks was organized in New York City.

1923: The burial chamber of King Tutankhamen’s recently unearthed tomb was unsealed in Egypt by English archaeologist Howard Carter.

1959: Fidel Castro became premier of Cuba.

1968: The nation’s first 911 emergency telephone system was inaugurated, in Haleyville, Ala.

2007: The Democrat-controlled House issued a symbolic rejection of President Bush’s decision to deploy more troops to Iraq, approving the nonbinding resolution by a vote of 246-182.


 

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Then and Now: Comstock Park

James M. Comstock, born in 1838 in Wisconsin, arrived in Spokane in time to witness the great fire of 1889 and start Spokane Dry Goods with Robert Paterson. It became the Crescent, Spokane’s premier department store for a century. He also worked in real estate and owned other businesses. He served a term as Spokane mayor, starting in 1899. James Comstock died in 1918.