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Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library

1920

Sixty merchants, from the hardware store to the department store, will have Dollar Day items in their shop windows.

1970

Newcomer Dale Bumpers is the Democratic party nomination for governor of Arkansas over former six-term governor Orval E. Faubus. Bumpers will face Gov. Winthrop Rockefeller in November.

1995

A European fish that has invaded the Great Lakes appears to have already hurt the yellow perch population.

2010

Indiana farm income is expected to increase by 20 percent this year, thanks to rising crop prices and a weaker economy.

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