Moments in Time, Jan. 13

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library

Jan. 13, 1918 — How Bros. Jewelry Stores add a phonograph department. A Chicago man is demonstrating the machines.

Jan. 13, 1968 — The Slicers beat South Bend Riley 61-38 in basketball at the Civic Auditorium. Team members include Dean Heise, Tom Jahns, Doug Moo, Hugh Tonagel, and Joe Cash.

Jan. 13, 1993 — Merrillville school officials are evaluating a computer game based on slavery before deciding whether it should be removed from elementary school classrooms.

Jan. 13, 2008 — Chicago prepares to make public a detailed explanation of its bid for the 2016 Olympic Games.

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