RAY KUGLER unearths a fashion show where models still look pretty in mink.
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Long before Steve Fossett, people like Howard Hughes and Amelia Earhart earned superstardom with aviation feats. RAY ZABLOCKI digs up some footage from another era.
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Picket lines and fisticuffs: RAY KUGLER shares some newsreel footage of a melee on the docks for a Labor Day edition of asap Retro.
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Little people came together for the first time in 1957 to demand better treatment. RAY KUGLER finds the footage.
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Born on Aug. 24? Then you share a birthday with NATO. In an asap Retro video report, RAY KUGLER shows the signing of the 1949 treaty that started it all.
A 'kiddie calling device' that's (almost) portable. RAY KUGLER presents an asap retro video.
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In coal country, HILLARY RHODES finds mining is too much a part of everyday life for locals to obsess about what might go wrong. An asap video report.
A newsreel from 1934, dug up from the archives by RAY KUGLER, shows the removal of the final obstacle to Hitler's absolute rule in Germany.
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Lou Gehrig was among those enshrined at the newly dedicated Baseball Hall of Fame. RAY KUGLER brings us back to 1939 -- also the year the Iron Horse was forced to retire.
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Take a trip back in time to July 1952, when Dwight D. Eisenhower was chosen to run in the general election, with Richard M. Nixon at his side. RAY KUGLER has the footage.