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Fri., March 14, 2008

Thursday’s Washington Daily Game: 1-1-7

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Today in history

1794: Eli Whitney received a patent for his cotton gin, an invention that revolutionized America’s cotton industry.

1900: Congress ratified the Gold Standard Act.

1907: President Theodore Roosevelt signed an executive order designed to prevent Japanese laborers from immigrating to the United States as part of a “gentlemen’s agreement” with Japan.

1951: During the Korean War, United Nations forces recaptured Seoul.

1964: A jury in Dallas found Jack Ruby guilty of murdering Lee Harvey Oswald, the accused assassin of President Kennedy.


 

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