The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on May 14, 1968 · Page 3
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 3

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, May 14, 1968
Page 3
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BtytlievlBt (Ark.) Courier News — Tuesday, May 14,1964 — Page Thret Today tn History By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS : Today .'IT 1 Tuesday, May 14, the 135th day of 1968, There are 231 days left in the year. Today's highlight'in history: On this date in 1787, a con- vention met in Philadelphia to draw up the U.S. Constitution. . On this'date:, . In 1643, Louis XIV became King of France. In 1804, Capt; Meriwether Lewis and William Clar set out from St. , : Louis, Mo., on their expedition,to the Pacific coast.. In 1811, Paraguay declared iis independence from Spain. In 1904, the first Olympic games to be held in the United States opened at St. Louis. In 1940, German bombers wiped out large sections 'of the Dutch city of Rotterdam, killing some 30,600 persons. ' In 1948, Britain ended 31 years of rule in Palestine, and the independent state of Israel was proclaimed V Ten years ago — The United States said it would send police equipment, including tear gas, to Lebanon, where a pro-western government was threatened by disorders. • Five.years.ago — The Middle East country of Kuwait became the lllth member of the United Nations. One year ago — Communist China said it would send its armies into Vietnam if North 'Vietnam were threatened with invasion or a sell-out peace. More -than 21,000 ships, with a total displacement of 115 million tons, entered and cleared the port of Singapore in 1967. The males of «ome gpecieiTbl .moths and butterflies gatherda swarms-around mud: puddlefvto sip -water. -After spending.: tj& eral days-in such a "ddnkfilg society," the males. :often*goj looking for mates. vi - : STARTS WEDNESDAY!... OLD FASHIONED SAVINGS QN FOR YOUR ENT&BE FAMILY AND HOME! 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