Daily Archives: Aug 29, 2012

Beauty Contest Winner Washington Post headline

A beauty queen hero emerged on the banks of the Potomac, one summer day in 1924. Below is an article from the Washington Post, published on June 2nd, 1924. Miss Leoma Davis, winner of several Washing...

Babe Ruth at bat against Washington

Babe Ruth and the Yankees came to town in September of 1934 for one last hurrah. They were to play the Senators in a doubleheader on Saturday, September 29th, followed by a Sunday afternoon game. Alre...

angry capuchin

One of the stranger GoDC titles yet? I'd say so. We dug up a bizarre article from July 31st, 1909 in the Washington Post. You have to read this one to believe it. This is a monkey tale; the story...