Clara Hobbs (1891 - 1964)

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Michelle A Hobbs

Michelle A Hobbs

Bill Hobbs and Ellie Rae

Bill Hobbs and Ellie Rae

Helen Marie Hobbs and David Sean Fox

Helen Marie Hobbs and David Sean Fox

William "Bill" Denzel Hobbs

William "Bill" Denzel Hobbs

Walter Wiliam Durman

Walter Wiliam Durman

Jack C. Hobbs

Jack C. Hobbs

Mildred G Hobbs

Mildred G Hobbs

Lori Ann Sprowl Hobbs

Lori Ann Sprowl Hobbs

Lori Ann Sprowl Hobbs

Lori Ann Sprowl Hobbs

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Marvin Ronald Hobbs

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Runfina Hobbs Nason Michelle A Hobbs Bill Hobbs and Ellie Rae Helen Marie Hobbs and David Sean Fox

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1891 - In the year that Clara Hobbs was born, on June 25th, in the July issue of The Strand Magazine in London, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character Sherlock Holmes appeared in a series of short stories for the first time. Doyle eventually wrote 4 novels and 56 short stories with Holmes as the main character.

1914 - She was 23 years old when in August, the world's first red and green traffic lights were installed at the corner of East 105th Street and Euclid Avenue in Cleveland Ohio. The electric traffic light had been invented by a policeman in Salt Lake City Utah in 1912.

1930 - At the age of 39 years old, Clara was alive when as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

1934 - She was 43 years old when on November 11th 1933, an extremely strong dust storm hit South Dakota, stripping topsoil. Other strong dust storms had occurred during 1933. Severe droughts continued to hit the Great Plains and the dust storms devastated agricultural production as well as people's' lives for several years. The Roosevelt administration and scientists eventually determined that farming practices had caused the conditions that led to the dust storms and the changes they implemented in farming stopped the Dust Bowl.

1964 - In the year of Clara Hobbs's passing, on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

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Clara Hobbs passed away in December 1964 at 73 years old. There is no known cause of death. She was born on March 25, 1891. We have no information about Clara's family. We know that Clara Hobbs had been residing in Montana.

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