The Old News Blog

1923: Disney is founded. Oh boy! Walt Disney and his bother, Roy, found the Disney Brothers Carton Studio.  1916: Margaret Sanger, an activist whose organizations would evolve into Planned Parenthood, opens the nation's first family planning clinic in Brooklyn.. 10...
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(Former President Barack Obama with First Lady Michelle Obama and their daughter, Malia, watching fireworks, July 4, 2014.) 1. Happy...July 2nd!!! America’s Independence from Great Britain was actually declared by the Continental Congress on July 2nd. In fact, founding father...
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Today is 33rd President Harry Truman's birthday!!! Since we don't currently offer any Reelect Truman shirts, here are some of our favorite photos of Harry.. Enjoy!   Truman in his World War I uniform. Bowling at the new White House...
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A sad day, today is. On this very day in 1865, America's 16th President Abraham Lincoln died following a gunshot wound carried out by the hands of an angry assassin. He was the first U.S. President to be assassinated and,...
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