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April 12, 1958: Death of Edward Bartow

April 12, 1958: Death of Edward Bartow. “Edward Bartow (1870–1958) was an American chemist and an expert in the field of sanitary chemistry. His career extended from 1897 to 1958 and he is best known for his work in drinking water purification and wastewater treatment. 293 more words


Stormy Weather: Wettest June On Record For Illinois; Second Wettest Month Ever

CHICAGO (CBS) — A very rainy June for Illinois was not only the wettest June on record, but it was the second rainiest month ever recorded in 120 years. 245 more words