December 14

The USS New Jersey fired huge 1900 pound shells at Syrian anti-aircraft batteries in Lebanon, 1983.

Princess Elizabeth of Great Britain and her husband the Duke of Edinburgh announced that they had named their infant son Charles, 1948.

The United Nations passed a resolution that would ban use of atomic weapons, 1946.

The League of Nations ejected the Soviet Union from membership, 1939, a response to the Soviet attack on Finland.

The South Pole was visited, 1911, by Roald Amundsen and a crew of explorers.

Railway union president Eugene V. Debs was sentenced to six months in prison for contempt of court, 1894.

Astrologer Nostradamus was born, 1503.

Two can live as cheaply as one, but only half as long.

It is the essential point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is. -- Erasmus of Rotterdam

Deuteronomy 7:12 (American Standard Version)

Wherefore it shall come to pass, if ye hearken to these judgments, and keep, and do them, that the Lord thy God shall keep unto thee the covenant and the mercy which he swore to thy fathers:

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