WW1 Centennial News for August 26, 2019 - Episode #137
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Highlights: American Legion Post #43: Revitalized and Relevant!
Host - Theo Mayer
- 100 Years Ago: Headlines last week of August 1919 - Host | @ 02:15
- Born in the Month of August- Dave Kramer | @ 09:05
- Remembering Veterans: American Legion Post 43 Revitalized -
Fernando Rivero & Lester Probst | @ 14:45
- Articles & Posts: Dispatch Newsletter - Host | @ 32:55
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World War I - THEN
100 Years Ago: Headlines last week of August 1919 - Host
Carnegie’s Estate, At Death, Worth About $30,000,000, New York Times, August 29, 1919, p. 1
“Pershing Rejects Call to Testify,” New York Times, August 31, 1919, p.1
“Pershing Rank Bill to Pass Tomorrow, Washington Post, August 31, 1919, p. 1
Girl Ordered Shot Arrives here Safe”, New York Times, August 26, 1919, p. 6, https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1919/08/26/issue.html
Jemison, Dick, “Record Price is Offered for Ruth,” Atlanta Constitution, August 30, 1919, p.21
Born in the Month of August - Dave Kramer
Christy Mathewson Biography, https://baseballhall.org/hall-of-famers/mathewson-christy
First Division Museum, Robert McCormick Biography, https://www.fdmuseum.org/researchers/robert-r-mccormick-biography/
Shipman, Pat, “Why Mata Hari Wasn’t a Cunning Spy After All, National Geographic History, https://www.nationalgeographic.com/archaeology-and-history/magazine/2017/11-12/mata-hari-history-killing/
Hamilton, David E., “Herbert Hoover: Life Before the Presidency,” University of Virginia Miller Center, https://millercenter.org/president/hoover/life-before-the-presidency
World War I - NOW
American Legion Post #43: Revitalized and Relevant
Articles and Posts
Highlight from the Dispatch Newsletter - Host
The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission
The Doughboy Foundation
Executive Producer: Dan Dayton
Producer & Host: Theo Mayer
Line Producer: Juliette Cowall
Written by: Theo Mayer and David Kramer
Website support: JL Michaud
Lester Probst and Fernando Rivero
WW1 Centennial News Video Podcast on iTunes
Weekly Dispatch Newsletter