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Alice Edith Mary Brown (died 1940)

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Alice Edith Mary Brown
1940
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1940
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Australia
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According to her family tree, she married William Vincent Carr. Alice Edith Mary Brown died in 1940. We know that Alice Edith Mary Brown had been residing in Australia.
Updated: September 6, 2013
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Alice Edith Mary Brown passed away in 1940. According to her family tree, she married William Vincent Carr. We know that Alice Edith Mary Brown had been residing in Australia.
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In 1822, was the year that coffee was no longer banned in Sweden. Originally used as a religious drink in Arabia more than 1100 years ago, coffee was banned in many European countries until the 18th century.

In 1851, on May 15th, the first of many Australian gold rushes was publicized. Because the California Gold Rush had caused many Australians to emigrate to California, Australia decided that the gold found in Australia should be publicized, rather than suppressing the news as earlier finds had been.

In 1889, on March 31st, the Eiffel Tower was inaugurated. Because the elevators were not yet in operation, officials had to climb to the top of the tower - it took an hour. On May 15th, the Tower opened to the public - still without working elevators - but around 30,000 visitors still made the climb. The elevators went into operation on the 26th. The Tower wasn't considered aesthetically pleasing at the time but is now one of the most iconic structures in the world.

In 1908, unemployment in the U.S. was at 8.0% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 2 cents while the population in the United States was 88,710,000. The world population was almost 4.4 billion.

In 1940, in the year of Alice Edith Mary Brown's passing, on September 16th, the Selective Training and Service Act of 1940, was enacted - the first peacetime draft in U.S. history. Men between 21 and 36 were required to register with their draft boards. When World War II began, men between 18 and 45 were subject to service and men up to 65 were required to register.

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