Tag: history

Peaceful Memorial Day

In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row That mark our place; and in the sky The larks still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved, and now we lie In Flanders fields. Take up our quarrel…

Guggenheim Hall

Built in 1910, Guggenheim Hall is located on the northeast side of the Oval on the campus of Colorado State University (CSU) in Fort Collins. As the headquarters of the school’s home economics program in the early twentieth century, the neoclassical building is significant for its role in the history of women’s education at the college. Originally called the Simon…

1935

In 1935 gasoline cost ten cents a gallon a loaf of bread eight cents house rent was $22.00 per month Canada Dry Ginger Ale 20 cents And new automobiles on average cost $625.00 And now called history these things happened; What happened in 1935…  Alcoholics Anonymous Formed, US Social Security Act signed into law, Gallup Poll introduced, Amelia Earhart flies…