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Historic photo: Mulberry Street, New York City (Little Italy), 1900.

This wonderful and richly-detailed photo depicts Mulberry Street, one of the great arteries of ethnic and cultural life in Manhattan at the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century. 305 more words

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On this day: the 1924 Winter Olympics

The first Winter Olympics opened in Chamonix, France on the 25th of January, 1924.

Though both Figure Skating and Ice Hockey had featured in Summer Games in the past, there’d never been an official event for winter sport before. 56 more words


Air France to cut another 800 positions through a "voluntary departure plan"

Air France (Paris) will cut another 800 positions due to a “weaker revenue trend”. The airline issued this statement:

In 2015, Air France will benefit from the impact of the measures taken within the framework of Transform 2015 and from the fall in the fuel price. 237 more words


From ONE TRUE SENTENCE by Craig McDonald

“Snow falling on the Seine.

It was half-past-two and it was quiet as it gets with the heavy falling snow and Hector was just starting to cross the Pont Neuf, heading home after a long night of writing. 122 more words

Crime Novel

Tír na nÓg - 1900

A Reading Book in Irish History P.W.Joyce LLD – One of the Commissioners for the Publication of the Ancient Laws of Ireland

Longmans, Green and Co. 378 more words

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