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Nineteen soldiers from the 25th U.S. Infantry arrived in St. Louis after riding their bicycles from Missoula, Montana. They were trying to prove the increased mobility of infantry using bikes. more

Jul 24, 2017 11:32 AM Missouri History

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On the square in Springfield, Wild Bill Hickock killed Davis Tutt in what some site as the first true western showdown. more

Jul 21, 2017 1:27 PM Missouri History

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Bonnie and Clyde were involved in another shootout on this day. This time it was at the Red Crown Tavern and Tourist Court in Platte City. Somehow they escaped but were later caught by another posse in Iowa. more

Jul 20, 2017 1:52 PM Missouri History

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The Mountain Grove Journal reported on an old teacher, H. L. Mabrey of Wayne county, had the copy of a contract he made to teach in that county in 1848. The yearly salary was $15 and you won't believe the items he accepted as pay! more

Jul 19, 2017 12:07 PM Missouri History

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Birthday of Margaret Brown in Hannibal, MO. She led an extremely interesting life—she was a passenger on Titanic and survived—which was made famous in the Broadway show and movie called The Unsinkable Molly Brown. more

Jul 18, 2017 1:10 PM Missouri History

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