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This Month In History
7/1/1847 – The U.S. postage stamps went on sale for the first time
7/1/1943 – Taxes begin to be withheld from paychecks
7/1/1963 – ZIP codes go into use
7/3/1806 – The first cultivated strawberry is displayed by Michael Kent
7/5/1946 – The bikini makes it’s debut at a Paris fashion show
7/7/1898 – The United States annexes Hawaii
7/8/1796 – The U.S. State Department issues the first passport
7/10/1985 – After an unsuccessful attempt to change it’s formula, coke went back to the ever popular original formula as “Classic Coke.”
7/12/1960 – Etch-a-Sketch goes on sale
7/13/1898 – The radio is patented by Guglielmo Marconi
7/15/1844 – Valcanized rubber is patented by Goodyear
7/17/1867 – The Harvard School of Dentistry becomes the first dental school
in the U. S.
7/19/1814 – Samuel Colt invented the revolover
7/21/1873 – Jesse James and his gang rob their first train
7/23/1904 – Carles E. Minches of St. Louis, Missouri fills a pastry cone with two scoops of ice cream and the ice cream cone was invented
7/23/1999 – Air Force Colonel Eileen M. Collins becomes the first woman to command a space shuttle
7/28/1914 – WWI begins
7/31/1969 – Mariner 6 flies past Mars