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Politics and government The U. Senate opened debate on a proposal sponsored by the administration of President Harry Truman to limit the filibuster. Senate Democrats filibustered against the measure. Economics and finance The U. The U. Agriculture Department reported February farm prices at their lowest levels since September President Truman's compulsory medical insurance proposal.
The Morning Side of the Mountaina new recording of a song that had bee a hit for Mr. Edwards inwas the other side of Please Mr. Suncharting at Died on this date Maxwell Anderson, Anderson worked with various newspapers before embarking on a successful career as a playwright, with his first success being What Price Glory? He died two days after suffering a stroke. Space The U. It was the first satellite launched toward the South Pole in an attempt to achieve polar orbit, but was unsuccessful, and probably landed somewhere near the South Pole.
Law Cuban President Manuel Urrutio approved a law authorizing the confiscation of property of collaborators with the regime of ousted President Fulgencio Batista, including all cabinet ministers since Economics and finance The United Kingdom and United Arab Republic formally signed an agreement in Cairo ending financial and trade disagreements arising from the Anglo-French invasion of the Suez Canal area.
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The card opened with a battle royale of 12 Negro fighters. Supreme Court ruled that sit-down strikes violated property owners' rights, and were therefore illegal. Mexican politician. Rojas was president of the congress in that framed Mexico's constitution.
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It was available on both LP record and cassette formats. Released on Atlantic Records, as the first big hit of her career, it became a defining song for Franklin, peaking at number one on the rhythm and blues charts and number nine on the pop charts. Before this Franklin had placed only two Top 40 singles on the pop chart during her modest tenure with Columbia Records.
It was released in Septembertwo months after his album Tell Me Why. Mouse and the Traps is the name of an American garage rock band from Tyler, Texas that released numerous singles between andtwo of which, "A Public Execution" and "Sometimes You Just Can't Win", became large regional hits. The leader of the band, nicknamed "Mouse", was Ronnie Weiss. Two of their best known songs, "A Public Execution" and a cover of "Psychotic Reaction", are not actually credited to this band but, respectively, to simply Mouse and Positively 13 O'Clock instead.
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