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2014-05-15 16:25:04

Film Taken at 1937 All Star Baseball Game by Harrisburg Native Jimmie DeShong HARRISBURG, Pa., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Never before seen footage of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt walking was unveiled today at the Pennsylvania State Archives. The film was shot in 1937 by Harrisburg native and Major League Baseball pitcher James (Jimmie) DeShong on his 8mm home movie camera. Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett, along with members of DeShong's family unveiled...

2009-07-07 13:28:00

WASHINGTON, July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a three-page letter to President Barack Obama, Machinists union President Tom Buffenbarger made a strong case for a speedy sequel to the initial economic stimulus program to revive the nation's manufacturing sector and create millions of new jobs. To read the full letter from IAM President Buffenbarger to President Obama, click here: http://www.goiam.org/publications/imail/pdfs/06_26_2009_JobsNow_LTR.pdf "To reignite the engines of growth, we...

2009-04-21 17:43:00

Organization focuses on fashion to give back to the community NEW YORK, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Joining in this new era of social responsibility, consumer marketing, endorsement and licensing firm Legacy Group, LLC, a for-profit charity, today announced a new venture, pairing the initiative with representatives from some of America's most iconic families. Kick Kennedy, Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin and Sara Delano Roosevelt are the first to sign on as "Legacy Women." Each will lend their name...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'