Paul Trettel (1894 - 1973)

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Paul Trettel
1894 - 1973
updated February 06, 2019
Paul Trettel was born on January 1, 1894. He died in December 1973 at 79 years of age. We know that Paul Trettel had been residing in Cloquet, Carlton County, Minnesota.

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Paul Trettel died in December 1973 at 79 years of age. He was born on January 1, 1894. We have no information about Paul's immediate family. We know that Paul Trettel had been residing in Cloquet, Carlton County, Minnesota.
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1894 - 1973 World Events

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In 1894, in the year that Paul Trettel was born, 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 1925, when he was 31 years old, gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1930, at the age of 36 years old, Paul 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.

In 1956, at the age of 62 years old, Paul was alive when on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

In 1973, in the year of Paul Trettel's passing, on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

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Vincent Trettel
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Emil Jerome Trettel
Mar 16, 1921 - Feb 14, 2006
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Virginia C Trettel
Jul 12, 1929 - Sep 15, 2005
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Leonard Trettel
Oct 15, 1893 - July 1982
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August Trettel
Aug 3, 1902 - Sep 26, 1992
Bowlus, MN
Richard J Trettel
Nov 28, 1938 - Mar 31, 2004
Sauk Rapids, MN
Clement E Trettel
Oct 13, 1912 - Jul 13, 1995
Spring Park, MN
Junerose F Trettel
Jun 1, 1921 - Jul 20, 1997
Bowlus, MN
Edward Henry Trettel
Jun 22, 1926 - Oct 5, 2010
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Anna Martha Trettel
Dec 10, 1920 - Apr 20, 2007
Cloquet, Minnesota
Sylvester Trettel
Nov 21, 1913 - April 1985
Bowlus, Minnesota
Terrance M Trettel
Oct 24, 1942 - Dec 16, 1999
David Edward Trettel
Oct 19, 1946 - Apr 8, 2011
Duncanville, Texas
Benedict M Trettel
Jul 1, 1947 - Feb 2, 1998
Jerome A Trettel
May 18, 1920 - Apr 11, 1989
Maryknoll, NY
Raymond Trettel
May 22, 1920 - December 1986
Cloquet, Minnesota

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