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'Heart of the 15th Ward'. Harrison Street between McBride and Almond Streets. Aunt Edith's Luncheonette was a 'teen-age handout and everyone;s favorite restaurant'. Barbara Washington and Frank Mitchell. :: Onondaga County Public Library - Local History & Genealogy Department

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How An Ohio Housewife Flew Around The World, Made History, And Was Then Forgotten

APRIL Geraldine Mock became the first woman to fly solo around the world. Her trip took 29 days, 21 stopovers, and almost miles. She was awarded the Louis Bleriot Medal the Federation Aeronautique Internationale. Besides that,

Quanah Parker, Comanche Indian Chief, and W. C. Riggs, at the Fat Stock Show, Fort Worth, Texas in 1909. (By SMU Central University Libraries, via Flickr)