Mary A Pierce (born 1896)

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Los Angeles County, California

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2 Years Of High School

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Military serial#: A-927368
Enlisted: February 10, 1945 in Los Angeles California
Military branch: Women's Army Corps Private Women's Army Corps
Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For The Duration Of The War Or Other Emergency, Plus Six Months, Subject To The Discretion Of The President Or Otherwise According To Law

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White, Citizen

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Mason Willard Pierce

Mason Willard Pierce

Pierce Family

Pierce Family

Robert L Pierce Sr

Robert L Pierce Sr

Robert L Pierce Sr

Robert L Pierce Sr

Ernest W. Pierce

Ernest W. Pierce

Willard William Mason Pierce

Willard William Mason Pierce

The Pierce Family of Michigan

The Pierce Family of Michigan

Willard Pierce, 1990

Willard Pierce, 1990

Willard W Pierce

Willard W Pierce

The Dulaneys

The Dulaneys

Younger Dulaneys

Younger Dulaneys

Katherine "Katie" B. (Towne) Pierce Williams

Katherine "Katie" B. (Towne) Pierce Williams

Seymour B. Pierce

Seymour B. Pierce

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Hattie 'Agnes' Miller Powell Mason Willard Pierce Pierce Family Robert L Pierce Sr

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In 1906, author Upton Sinclair exposed the public-health threat of the meat-packing industry in his book The Jungle. While his intent was to show the lives of exploited lives of immigrants in Chicago and other industrialized cities, most people were horrified by how the meat that ended up on their tables was handled. There was such an outcry that legislation was passed to regulate meat packing. Sinclair said " "I aimed at the public's heart, and by accident I hit it in the stomach."

In 1919, in January, Nebraska was the 36th state to ratify the 18th Amendment, making it the law of the land. The 18th Amendment established Prohibition - a law against the production, transport, and sale of alcohol. Private consumption and possession were not prohibited. Several months later, the Volstead Act was passed, creating laws to enforce the Amendment. Bootlegging and bathtub gin followed.

In 1932, five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1958, on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1993, on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

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