Neva Stoner (1893 - 1980)

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Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida

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Florence Stoner

Florence Stoner

Michael Cline Stoner

Michael Cline Stoner

Garrison School, Gr4/5 class, 1962-63, named

Garrison School, Gr4/5 class, 1962-63, named

Who Is This?

Who Is This?

paul clifford stoner

paul clifford stoner

John L. Stoner Family, Ohio

John L. Stoner Family, Ohio

Mr. and Mrs. A.R. Kiddoo

Mr. and Mrs. A.R. Kiddoo

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1893 - In the year that Neva Stoner was born, a songbook, called Song Stories for the Kindergarten, was published by sisters Patty and Mildred Hill. One of the songs included in the book was "Good Morning to All" - later the lyrics were changed and it became "Happy Birthday to You".

1914 - She was 21 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 - By the time she was 37 years old, 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.

1968 - When she was 75 years old, on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

1980 - In the year of Neva Stoner's passing, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

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Neva Stoner passed away in June 1980 at 87 years of age. No cause of death has been listed for Neva. She was born on March 5, 1893. We have no information about Neva's immediate family. We know that Neva Stoner had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida.

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