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A Night at Sea

Shortly after half of the 22nd Bomb Group finished moving to Owi Island, the Group began flying missions to the Vogelkop Peninsula. For reasons unknown, the 2nd and 33rd Squadron were flying from Wakde Island instead. 637 more words

WWII

Universal Monsters: House of Frankenstein (1944)

Written by Edward T. Lowe Jr.
Directed by Erle C. Kenton
Starring Boris Karloff, Lon Chaney Jr., J. Carrol Naish, John Carradine, Lionel Atwill
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Movie

Summer Under the Stars: Van Johnson in Two Girls and a Sailor (1944)

“What has Gable got for me?
Or Mrs. Johnson’s blonde boy Van?”

Once upon a time, these lyrics from “Prehistoric Man” in On the Town…

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Classic Film

August 23 in San Antonio history...

1902
J.A. Berry, foreman on the work at the Carnegie Library, celebrated arrival of his first-born son yesterday afternoon. When the quit work whistle blew, Berry assembled the workmen in the main buildings where a copious spread of beer and lunch was served. 146 more words

Texana

Tick-Tock: Eurofans left waiting for News on the host city

It seems like an eternity ago we were watching the Ukrainian cities fight it out on the televised city battle, all hoping to win the right to host the contest in 2017. 430 more words

Eurovision