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  • Aviation History

    Travel by airplane has a long and interesting history starting from the first commercial flight in 1933 on the modern airliner, Boeing 247. This important event made a definitive mark in the time line of aviation but was only one of many major accomplishments. The following will highlight a few of the fascinating landmarks of […]

  • Mobsters, Gangs, and Crooks – The Sawing Off of Manhattan Island

    It was a hoax to end all hoaxes, perpetrated by a man known only as Lozier. Lozier was neither a mobster, nor did he belong to a gang. And certainly, by all historical accounts, Lozier was not a crook. However, considering the havoc he caused in New York City in 1824, Lozier was certainly, by […]