A summer time treat is to get out of town away from everything and go camping. It can be a place of solitude or with a group of people that we do not know. The idea is to get out and enjoy life, be free and get some fresh air.
Today in History
1907 Automatic washer & dryer introduced.
1912 Massachusetts passes 1st US minimum wage law.
1917 American men begin registering for the draft.
1942 Battle of Midway begins; Japan's 1st major defeat in WW II.
1964 Beatles "World Tour" begins in Copenhagen Denmark.
1969 22-year-old man sneaks into wheel pod of a jet parked in Havana & survives 9-hr flight to Spain despite thin oxygen levels at 29,000 ft.
1973 A patent for the ATM is granted to Don Wetzel, Tom Barnes and George Chastain.
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