Mary E Farlow (1882 - 1971)

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Mary E Farlow
1882 - 1971
updated February 06, 2019
Mary E Farlow was born on September 24, 1882. She died on February 15, 1971 at 88 years old. We know that Mary E Farlow had been residing in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.


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Mary E Farlow died on February 15, 1971 at 88 years of age. She was born on September 24, 1882. We are unaware of information about Mary's family or relationships. We know that Mary E Farlow had been residing in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.
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1882 - 1971 World Events

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In 1882, in the year that Mary E Farlow was born, on September 4th, the switch to the first commercial electrical power plant in the U.S. - at 255-257 Pearl Street - was flipped by Thomas Edison. It lit one square mile of lower Manhattan and was powered by coal. The "electrical age" had begun.

In 1894, when she was just 12 years old, on March 12th, for the first time, Coca-Cola was sold in individual bottles as a drink for consumer consumption. Previously, it was sold as a syrup for upset stomachs - over the counter.

In 1949, at the age of 67 years old, Mary was alive when comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

In 1957, she was 75 years old when on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1971, in the year of Mary E Farlow's passing, in March, Congress passed the Twenty-sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which lowered the voting age to 18 (from 21). It was a response to the criticism that men could fight at 18, but not vote for the policies and politicians who sent them to war. The states quickly ratified the Amendment and it was signed into law on July 1st by President Richard Nixon.

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Buron Farlow
May 19, 1905 - February 1986
Noba O Farlow
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Lonnie J Farlow
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Willie L Farlow
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Aug 12, 1905 - Oct 20, 1999
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O L Farlow
Apr 23, 1938 - November 1995
Irene Farlow
Sep 20, 1914 - Jan 4, 2008
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James E Farlow
Jan 29, 1951 - Jan 19, 1996
Lucille T Farlow
Sep 4, 1921 - Apr 27, 2006
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