Monday, March 19, 2012

Twin Brothers



Today's picture shows twin brothers who sell newspapers. The picture is from 1909, and was taken in Hartford, Connecticut.

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  1. Looks like they all have the same nose.

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  2. I wonder what the headlins were.

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  3. Grandpa, You got me thinking of what the headlines might be. The way they are dressed I'd say it's maybe Jan or Feb 1909, (maybe March). I looked up some headlines from around that time... "Columbia recognizes the independance of Panama", "The last US troops leave Cuba after being there since the Spanish-American war", "Einar Dessau uses a short wave radio transmitter, becoming the first radio broadcaster". Born in Jan and Feb 1909... Barry Goldwater, Victor Borge, Carmen Miranda, Dean Rusk, Max Baer, Hugh Beaumont. ( I jut picked out the names I recognized).

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