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Historical Headlines – August 16

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Historical Headlines – August 16

College student seeking his first job: “Are the salary raises here automatic or do you have to work to earn them? 8/16/1968 – Media reported that yesterday’s parade in Kittanning drew 253 separate units and lasted four hours. It was held as part of the Western Pennsylvania Firemen’s Association convention held here. 8/16/1968 – The…

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Historical Headlines – August 15

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Historical Headlines – August 15

The boss put a sign on the office bulletin board: “I thrive on criticism. Write yours here: ( ).” 8/15/1968 – Nearly 200 units, including 35 bands, will be featured in the Western Pennsylvania Firemen’s Convention Parade, scheduled for today, August 15. It will be led by the 324th United States Army Band from the…

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