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Not only can you lead a horse to water, you can darn well drive him there in a wagon, and he'll drink, as proven by this undated photo from Budd Lake, NJ. Courtesy of the Mt. Olive Historical Society

Not only can you lead a horse to water, you can darn well drive him there in a wagon, and he'll drink, as proven by this undated photo from Budd Lake, NJ. Courtesy of the Mt.

Actress Carole Lombard's last Bond Drive appearance as she leads the crowd in The Star Spangled Banner. Ms. Lombard died the next day in a plane crash while being flown to her next Bond Rally location. Life Magazine Jan 26 1942. Reminds me of the novel Songbird Under a German Moon.

Actress Carole Lombard's last Bond Drive appearance as she leads the crowd in The Star Spangled Banner. Lombard died the next day in a plane crash while being flown to her next Bond Rally location. Life Magazine Jan 26 Love her.

The Hollywood sign originally said "Hollywoodland" when it was installed in 1923. The last four letters were deleted when the sign was refurbished in 1949

When Tinsel Town was citrus groves: 100 years of Hollywood

The Hollywood sign originally said "Hollywoodland" when it was installed in The last four letters were deleted when the sign was refurbished in 1949 - Vintage Photography

The Battle of Britain  “We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets; we shall never surrender.” -Winston Churchill, St Paul's Cathedral in background, London Blitz

Victory: The Battle of Britain “We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets; we shall never surrender.” -Winston Churchill, St Paul's Cathedral in background, London Blitz

June 30, 1922. Officer measuring the distance between knee; suits not to be over six inches above the knee.

June Washington policeman Bill Norton measuring the distance between knee and suit at the Tidal Basin bathing beach after Col. Sherrill, Superintendent of Public Buildings and Grounds, issued an order that suits not be over six inches above the knee.

Daniel Boone contrary to popular belief DB did not wear a coon skin cap. That's a myth

Daniel Boone - My ancestor uncle. Israel Boone (Daniel's brother) is my Great-grandfather

What horse for the cavalry?

What horse for the cavalry?

It's taffy time in Atlantic City in 1925 as these children crowd around for some free samples. The gentleman in the straw boater in the background is striking the classic "Say, what's going on here?" pose of movies from the period. Courtesy of the Atlantic City Historical Museum

Vintage photos of what people wore in N.J.

In the early morning of December 26, 2004, an earthquake struck on the Pacific sea floor, 150 miles off the west coast of the Indonesian island Sumatra. The 9.0 magnitude earthquake quickly gave rise to a tsunami that within hours of the initial earthquake, hit the shorelines of Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India, Thailand, and the Maldives.

The Most Devastating Natural Disasters Of The 21st Century

Devastation from the Indonesian Tsunami. Taken by Brigitte McIntosh

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