The History of Eastern Airlines

The History of Eastern Airlines

Once considered one of the “big four” US carriers, along with American, Delta, and United, it had been inventive and highly successful, having evolved into the world’s second-largest airline during it...

The History Of TexMex Cuisine

The History Of TexMex Cuisine

You live in Dallas, Houston, San Antonio or in other places in Texas and you love TexMex cuisine. That makes you a bona fide “chile head.” TexMex food is the specialty in these here parts and it’s got...

The History of the Grumman Corporation: The Later Years

The History of the Grumman Corporation: The Later Years

Stretching its Long Island reach eastward, the Grumman Coro portion leased 4,000 acres of a United States Naval Air Facility in Calverton, which it designated its “Peconic River” plant. During the lat...

The History of American Trans Air

The History of American Trans Air

Indianapolis-based American Trans Air, once an emerging carrier, continually searched for an identity. Established in 1973 as an aircraft provider for the Ambassadair Travel Club, it inaugurated servi...

The History of the Persol 2931, 714, and 2720

The History of the Persol 2931, 714, and 2720

In the far north of Italy at the base of the beautiful Alps lies the now active and modern city of Torino. But nearly a century ago it was a quaint town home to a well regarded optical group called Be...

The History of the Sebewaing, Michigan Sugar Factory

The History of the Sebewaing, Michigan Sugar Factory

One of the men destined to join the ranks of Michigan’s pioneer sugar barons was John C. Liken. He was nearly 70 years old when the idea hit him and already high beyond the dreams he probably had when...

The History of Midway Airlines

The History of Midway Airlines

Airline Origins and Service Inauguration: Chicago-based Midway Airlines, which plied the skies for a dozen years, was the first deregulation-spawned start-up to go into service, paving the way for the...

The History of Business Advertising

The History of Business Advertising

Business advertising used to be such a simple affair – street peddlers used to promote their wares by shouting and bellowing in the street, and the Greeks used to shout out announcements of the sale o...

The History of Solar Panel Battery Chargers

The History of Solar Panel Battery Chargers

The history of solar strength battery chargers has to begin with the arrival of solar strength. Attempts to capture the strength of the sun have been made since the dawn of man. Realizing its strength...

The History of Plumbing and Other Facts

The History of Plumbing and Other Facts

The history of plumbing needs to start with where the information plumbing originated from. The information plumbing came from the Latin information plumbum which method rule. The information plumbing...

The History of Long Island MacArthur Airport’s Florida Service

The History of Long Island MacArthur Airport’s Florida Service

Introduction: While Islip’s Long Island MacArthur Airport struggled for identity and purpose during the first three decades of its scheduled service existence, with turboprop commuter flights to north...

The History of Disney on Ice

The History of Disney on Ice

Disney on Ice began in 1981 and is a traveling ice skating show, started by the Walt Disney Company, that features popular Disney characters in costume and ice skating in front of thousands of excited...

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