Moments in Time, Sept. 9

Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library

Sept. 9, 1919 — La Porte is to have a wholesale candy factory within 30 days on Michigan Avenue. It will employ 30-50 people.

Sept. 9, 1969 — Israeli planes, tanks and ships strike Egypt in the heaviest raid since the 1967 Six-Day War.

Sept. 9, 1994 — Milk Money, Natural Born Killers and Forrest Gump are showing at the Marquette Theatre in Michigan City.

Sept. 9, 2009 — The Sunflower Fair will feature a bake-off for the first time. Beatrice Owen has made sunflower muffins.

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