Charley Cain (1873 - 1967)

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Camden, Madison County, Mississippi

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Juvene, Jerldene, and Wanda Stone

Juvene, Jerldene, and Wanda Stone

Juvene Stone Cain

Juvene Stone Cain

Edward P. "Eddie" Cain

Edward P. "Eddie" Cain

Pauline B. (Daugherty) Fahrenhorst-Cain

Pauline B. (Daugherty) Fahrenhorst-Cain

Jacqueline Raley, wedding day

Jacqueline Raley, wedding day

Jacqueline Darlene Raley

Jacqueline Darlene Raley

Jacqueline Darlene Raley

Jacqueline Darlene Raley

Dorsey & Clara (McCart) Cain

Dorsey & Clara (McCart) Cain

Willie Cain Family, Kentucky

Willie Cain Family, Kentucky

Jacqueline Darlene Raley family

Jacqueline Darlene Raley family

Elvira Cain

Elvira Cain

Ed & Mary Cain

Ed & Mary Cain

Longfield First United Baptist Church, Kentucky

Longfield First United Baptist Church, Kentucky

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Sidney & Lela (Cain) Williams, Kentucky Juvene, Jerldene, and Wanda Stone Juvene Stone Cain Edward P. "Eddie" Cain

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1873 - In the year that Charley Cain was born, on February 12th, The Coinage Act of 1873 was signed by President Ulysses S. Grant. It went into effect on April 1st and ended the use of gold and silver in the U.S. for currency - placing the country on the gold standard. The Act wasn't popular with everyone.

1878 - Charley was just 5 years old when on June 15th, photographer Eadweard Muybridge - at the request of Leland Stanford - produced the first sequence of stop-motion still photographs. Stanford contended that a galloping horse had all four feet off the ground. Only photos of a horse at a gallop would settle the question and, using 12 cameras and a series of photos, Muybridge settled the question: Stanford was right. Muybridge's use of several cameras and stills led to motion pictures.

1904 - When this person was 31 years old, the first underground line of the New York City subway system opened. London's underground system was opened in 1863 and Boston opened one in 1897, but New York quickly became the largest system in the U.S. More than 100,000 people paid 5 cents to ride under Manhattan that first day.

1952 - This person was 79 years old when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

1967 - In the year of Charley Cain's passing, on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

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Charley Cain died in September 1967 at 93 years old. There is no listed cause of death for Charley. Charley was born on December 21, 1873. There is no information about Charley's immediate family. We know that Charley Cain had been residing in Camden, Madison County, Mississippi.

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