In January of 1933 Kenneth R. Kingsbury, President of Standard Oil of California (now known as Chevron), sent the company’s Public Relations representative, Ted Huggins, to take photographs of the groundbreaking ceremony for the Golden Gate Bridge. Fortunately for us, Ted Huggins was a gifted amateur photographer as well as an enthusiastic PR man.
Communism is like one big phone company.
August 19, 1960 — A tribunal in Moscow convicted American U2 pilot Francis Gary Powers of espionage.
If you’re here for four more years or four more weeks, you’re here right now. I think when you’re somewhere, you ought to be there. It’s not about
August 18, 1590 — On the third birthday of his granddaughter Virginia Dare, the first English child born in the Americas, John White returned
Ringo is one of the world’s true humans. The only one out those four guys, who did not have an agenda. Ringo was just into the music.
August 17, 1962 — Ringo Starr replaces Pete Best as drummer for The Beatles.
The image is one thing and the human being is another. It’s very hard to live up to an image, put it that way. —Elvis Presley