Robert B Boggs (born 1919)

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2 Years Of College

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Stenographers And Typists

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Military serial#: 38141538
Enlisted: April 1, 1942
Military branch: Branch Immaterial Warrant Officers, Usa
Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men)
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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Boggs family

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David Boggs III

David Boggs III

David Andrew Boggs, Kentucky

David Andrew Boggs, Kentucky

Robert Baty Boggs , Louisiana 1910's

Robert Baty Boggs , Louisiana 1910's

Admiral Charles S Boggs USN

Admiral Charles S Boggs USN

Siblings: Rose Bell Boggs, Hugh Boggs, Phoebe Jane

Siblings: Rose Bell Boggs, Hugh Boggs, Phoebe Jane

Henry Harrison Hicks, Phoebe Boggs, Helen Hicks

Henry Harrison Hicks, Phoebe Boggs, Helen Hicks

Boggs Family

Boggs Family

Mrs James Buchanan Boggs and Susan Weeks Boggs

Mrs James Buchanan Boggs and Susan Weeks Boggs

Lewis Lyons, Jr. & Mary Sparks

Lewis Lyons, Jr. & Mary Sparks

Tyree Boggs & Mary Barker

Tyree Boggs & Mary Barker

Amanda Lester Gambill Tilson

Amanda Lester Gambill Tilson

Jim Perry Boggs hook

Jim Perry Boggs hook

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Richard Caines Headstone Boggs family David Boggs III David Andrew Boggs, Kentucky

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In 1930, 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 1943, on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

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 1980, 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.

In 1995, on May 19th, the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil - before 9/11 - took place in Oklahoma City. A truck bomb went off outside the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown - killing 68 people, injuring more than 680 others, and destroying one-third of the building. The most disturbing images were of children - a daycare center was hit by the bomb. The deadliest incident of domestic terrorism ever, Timothy McVeigh, Terry Nichols, and Michael Fortier were convicted of the bombing.

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