Archive for January 11th, 2014

POPULAR MAGAZINE DEBUTED ON THIS DAY IN 1902

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Popular Mechanics is a magazine of popular technology, featuring regular
sections on automotive, home, outdoors, and science topics. Originally
self-published by H.H. Windsor of the Popular Mechanics Company, it
became
a subsidiary of the Hearst Corporation in 1958. There are nine
international editions.

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Henry Haven Windsor

 

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December – January 2014

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LOOKING BACK AT TODAY IN HISTORY

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                            Sandy Kozel

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ACTOR ROD TAYLOR IS 84 TODAY

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Rod Taylor, Time Machine

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Rod in The Birds

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                                                                                                            (Photo: Wiki)  
Rodney Sturt "Rod" Taylor                         

The Australian born actor has appeared in over 50 films, and is well known for
his leading roles in the science fiction classic The Time Machine (1960), and in
the Alfred Hitchcock horror thriller The Birds (1963). For a time Taylor worked
as a commercial artist after studying at a fine arts college.

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                                                                                       (Photo: Twilight Zone Museum)

Rod Taylor in episode 1.11 of Twilight Light Zone “And When the Sky was
Opened”, December 11, 1959.

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