Birtha Webster (1920 - 1986)

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Drew, Sunflower County, Mississippi

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Beulah Mae (Webster) Childers

Beulah Mae (Webster) Childers

Beulah Mae (Webster) Childers

Beulah Mae (Webster) Childers

Paul Francis Webster

Paul Francis Webster

Paul Francis Webster

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Paul Francis Webster

Paul Francis Webster

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Paul Francis Webster

Paul Francis Webster

Paul Francis Webster

Paul Francis Webster

Guy Webster

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Harland Webster relative

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Jerry Webster

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J.D. Webster

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Angela M. (Webster) Carder Beulah Mae (Webster) Childers Beulah Mae (Webster) Childers Paul Francis Webster

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1920 - In the year that Birtha Webster was born, in September, a bomb exploded in the J.P. Morgan bank building in New York City, killing 30 people immediately - 8 later died due to their injuries - and injuring another 200. Killing more people than the 1910 bombing of the LA Times (the deadliest terrorist act up until then), no one took responsibility and the perpetrators were never found. Italian anarchists were suspected of the bombing.

1932 - Birtha was just 12 years old when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

1938 - By the time this person was 18 years old, on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

1966 - By the time this person was 46 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

1986 - In the year of Birtha Webster's passing, on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

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Birtha Webster died in October 1986 at age 66. No cause of death has been entered for Birtha. Birtha was born on September 20, 1920. We have no information about Birtha's immediate family. We know that Birtha Webster had been residing in Drew, Sunflower County, Mississippi.

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