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'Jim Thorpe and Hitler' or 'The Destruction of Pan Am' or 'The (Until Now) Richest Man You Never Knew About'

I am the Inventor of the Orange Juice Juicer/Concentrate Machine.

Also of numerous aviation advances; of TANG brand freeze-dried juice concentrate; of Phosphoric Acid used in Soda Pop; of the Pepsi brand name and company; of the idea for Walt Disney World in central Florida; of advances in computing including the financial spreadsheet and computer database; also of SQL (pronounced ‘Sequel’), the Structured Query Language; of ‘expert’ medical claim processing; of MICR on checks and plastic cards; of domestic oil recovery by ‘waterflood’ injection wells; and of so numerous other inventions and innovations that they fill the world around us. 373 more words

Dorothy Ginsberg

'Jim Thorpe and Hitler' or 'The Destruction of Pan Am' or 'The (Until Now) Richest Man You Never Knew About'

I am the Inventor of the Orange Juice Juicer/Concentrate Machine.

Also of numerous aviation advances; of TANG brand freeze-dried juice concentrate; of Phosphoric Acid used in Soda Pop; of the Pepsi brand name and company; of the idea for Walt Disney World in central Florida; of advances in computing including the financial spreadsheet and computer database; also of SQL (pronounced ‘Sequel’), the Structured Query Language; of ‘expert’ medical claim processing; of MICR on checks and plastic cards; of domestic oil recovery by ‘waterflood’ injection wells; and of so numerous other inventions and innovations that they fill the world around us. 373 more words

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'Judy Mandel: Civil Rights Leader' or 'The Greatness of John F. and Robert Kennedy'

Judy Mandel, an Orthodox Jewish woman, is a brilliant mathematician and was the first woman to graduate from MIT, receiving a Chemistry degree. She also wrote the US 1964 Civil Rights Act. 150 more words

Dorothy Ginsberg

'Judy Mandel: Civil Rights Leader' or 'The Greatness of John F. and Robert Kennedy'

Judy Mandel, an Orthodox Jewish woman, is a brilliant mathematician and was the first woman to graduate from MIT, receiving a Chemistry degree. She also wrote the US 1964 Civil Rights Act. 150 more words

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'Ernest Hemingway Was A War Hero' or 'Nazis Close At Hand'

Ernest Hemingway was a War Hero.

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Hemingway is known primarily as having been a personally courageous and gifted, Nobel-winning writer. Of the many books he wrote, the one I read myself in the 1970’s was  266 more words

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