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Walter Cronkite’s last day in the anchor chair at the CBS Evening
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Robert "Rob" Reiner is 70 years old today.

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A REMINDER FROM PDX RETRO ~

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National Freedom Day is a U.S. observance honoring the signing
by
Abraham Lincoln of a joint House and Senate resolution that
later became the
13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

President Lincoln signed the Amendment outlawing slavery on
February 1, 1865, although it was not ratified by the states until
later.

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NEWS HEADLINES FROM THE PAST

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CAMILLE BOHANNON
    

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The presidential cabinet of Abraham Lincoln, depicted drafting the Emancipation Proclamation.

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Hiram King "Hank" Williams (September 17, 1923 – January 1, 1953) 

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A LOOK BACK AT PAST NEWS HEADLINES

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TIM MAGUIRE

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Jessica McClure Morales turned 30 in March.

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HIGHLIGHTS OF PAST NEWS EVENTS

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Kenneth Ray "Kenny" Rogers is 78 today.

Kenny Rogers attended Jefferson Davis High School in Houston
and joined his first band, The Scholars, in the mid-1950s, but the
band dissolved after their front man left to go solo. He starred as
race car driver Brewster Baker in the 1982 comedy/drama film
Six Pack. Rogers was inducted into the Country Music Hall of
Fame in 2013.

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