On the set of Sesame Street, 1976. Note the cut-out in the side of the trash can so Oscar can be
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Of course, the first thing to pop out is that she's not looking at the video screen!
1965 - An office worker uses Bell Telephone Company's Videophone, developed in 1965, for a video conference.
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Poets are both clean and warm
And most are far above the norm
Whether here or on the roam
Have a poet in every home! #51
Federico García Lorca
Miami -- Pilots Bill Barris and Dick Riedel receive some in-flight assistance from a speeding car as they try to break the flying endurance record. While guiding the 'Sunkist Lady' above the runway of a Miami airport, cans of gasoline and food are handed up by men in the speeding car. The two California pilots have been flying continuously for one hundred and sixty-eight hours, attempting to break the record of 726 hours set in 1939. (1949)
Old and New Science Heads
St. Louis -- Edward L. Thorndike of Columbia University, retiring President of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, stands with Dr. Karl T. Compton, of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, his successor, at the convention of the scientific body of St. Louis, Missouri (1936)