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Hawaii News Now
This week in history: May 15-21Take a look back at some of the big headlines in Hawaii on this week in history
This week in history: May 15-21
Hawaii News Now / Posted 9 days ago
Take a look back at some of the big headlines in Hawaii on this week in history. Air Force Maj. Gordon Cooper orbits the earth 22 times aboard the Mercury-Atlas 9, the last of NASA’s Mercury missions. During this mission, he logs more time in space... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in HistoryMcDonald's restaurant was opened in San Bernardino, California, by Richard and
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 11 days ago
McDonald's restaurant was opened in San Bernardino, California, by Richard and Maurice McDonald. In 1963, astronaut L. Gordon Cooper blasted off aboard Faith 7 on the final mission of the Project Mercury space program. [Article continues... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 15, 2016Britain and France signed the Austrian State Treaty, which re-established Austr
This day in history, May 15, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Britain and France signed the Austrian State Treaty, which re-established Austria's independence. In 1963, astronaut L. Gordon Cooper blasted off aboard Faith 7 on the final mission of the Project Mercury space program. In 1970, just after... Read more
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The Star
Virginia authorized its delegation to support independence from BritainBritain and France signed the Austrian State Treaty, which re-established Austr
Virginia authorized its delegation to support independence from Britain
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
Britain and France signed the Austrian State Treaty, which re-established Austria's independence.In 1963, astronaut L. Gordon Cooper blasted off aboard Faith 7 on the final mission of the Project Mercury space program.In 1970, just after... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in HistoryBritain and France signed the Austrian State Treaty, which re-established Austr
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Britain and France signed the Austrian State Treaty, which re-established Austria's independence. In 1963, astronaut L. Gordon Cooper blasted off aboard Faith 7 on the final mission of the Project Mercury space program. In 1970, just after... Read more
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ABC News
Today in HistoryBritain and France signed the Austrian State Treaty, which re-established Austr
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 11 days ago
Britain and France signed the Austrian State Treaty, which re-established Austria's independence. In 1963, astronaut L. Gordon Cooper blasted off aboard Faith 7 on the final mission of the Project Mercury space program. In 1970, just after... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyMcDonald’s restaurant was opened in San Bernardino, Calif., by Richard and Maur
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
McDonald’s restaurant was opened in San Bernardino, Calif., by Richard and Maurice McDonald. In 1963, astronaut L. Gordon Cooper blasted off aboard Faith 7 on the final mission of the Project Mercury space program. In 1970, just after... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Virginia authorized its delegation to support independence from BritainBritain and France signed the Austrian State Treaty, which re-established Austr
Virginia authorized its delegation to support independence from Britain
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
Britain and France signed the Austrian State Treaty, which re-established Austria's independence.In 1963, astronaut L. Gordon Cooper blasted off aboard Faith 7 on the final mission of the Project Mercury space program.In 1970, just after... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Virginia authorized its delegation to support independence from BritainBritain and France signed the Austrian State Treaty, which re-established Austr
Virginia authorized its delegation to support independence from Britain
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Britain and France signed the Austrian State Treaty, which re-established Austria's independence.In 1963, astronaut L. Gordon Cooper blasted off aboard Faith 7 on the final mission of the Project Mercury space program.In 1970, just after... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Sunday, May 15, 2016while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mer
Sunday, May 15, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 11 days ago
while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 9 with astronaut Gordon Cooper on board. He becomes the first American to spend more than a day in space, and the last American to go into... Read more
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The Courier
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mer
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016
The Courier / Posted 11 days ago
while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 9 with astronaut Gordon Cooper on board. He becomes the first American to spend more than a day in space, and the last American to go into... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Sunday, May 15, 2016while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mer
Sunday, May 15, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 days ago
while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 9 with astronaut Gordon Cooper on board. He becomes the first American to spend more than a day in space, and the last American to go into... Read more
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The Young Witness
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mer
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 11 days ago
while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 9 with astronaut Gordon Cooper on board. He becomes the first American to spend more than a day in space, and the last American to go into... Read more
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Western Advocate
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mer
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016
Western Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 9 with astronaut Gordon Cooper on board. He becomes the first American to spend more than a day in space, and the last American to go into... Read more
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Kiama Independent
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mer
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 11 days ago
while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 9 with astronaut Gordon Cooper on board. He becomes the first American to spend more than a day in space, and the last American to go into... Read more
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Manning River Times
Sunday, May 15, 2016while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mer
Sunday, May 15, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 11 days ago
while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 9 with astronaut Gordon Cooper on board. He becomes the first American to spend more than a day in space, and the last American to go into... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mer
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 11 days ago
while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 9 with astronaut Gordon Cooper on board. He becomes the first American to spend more than a day in space, and the last American to go into... Read more
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The North West Star
Sunday, May 15, 2016while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mer
Sunday, May 15, 2016
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 9 with astronaut Gordon Cooper on board. He becomes the first American to spend more than a day in space, and the last American to go into... Read more
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Daily Liberal
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mer
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 days ago
while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 9 with astronaut Gordon Cooper on board. He becomes the first American to spend more than a day in space, and the last American to go into... Read more
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The Border Mail
Sunday, May 15, 2016while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mer
Sunday, May 15, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 9 with astronaut Gordon Cooper on board. He becomes the first American to spend more than a day in space, and the last American to go into... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mer
State of the Nation | Sunday, May 15, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
while he is campaigning to become President. 1963: The launch of the final Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 9 with astronaut Gordon Cooper on board. He becomes the first American to spend more than a day in space, and the last American to go into... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma religion briefs2016 metro Jehovah's Witnesses conventions will be Friday through May 22 at the
Oklahoma religion briefs
The Oklahoman / Posted 12 days ago
2016 metro Jehovah's Witnesses conventions will be Friday through May 22 at the Jim Norick Arena at State Fair Park, 333 Gordon Cooper Blvd. Convention organizers said the event is expected to draw an estimated 5,000 people for Bible-based... Read more
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Orange County Register
The 55th anniversary of the first American astronaut in space9 hours, 13 minutes, 11 seconds - Six-orbit engineering test flight Mercury-At
The 55th anniversary of the first American astronaut in space
Orange County Register / Posted 20 days ago
9 hours, 13 minutes, 11 seconds - Six-orbit engineering test flight Mercury-Atlas 9Date: May 15-16, 1963 Astronaut: L. Gordon Cooper Jr. Summary: 34 hours, 19 minutes, 49 seconds - Completed 22 orbits to evaluate effects of one day in... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
On the 55th anniversary of American manned space flight, 9 looks backIt went without saying that they would be male. From a group of 110, the corps
On the 55th anniversary of American manned space flight, 9 looks back
Houston Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
It went without saying that they would be male. From a group of 110, the corps was winnowed down to seven, the first astronauts. From left are Wally Schirra, Alan Shepard, Deke Slayton, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Gordon Cooper and Scott Carpenter.... Read more
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The Shawnee News-Star
Mary Jewel WallaceRock Creek School where she was famous for her homemade yeast bread and cinnamo
Mary Jewel Wallace
The Shawnee News-Star / Posted 25 days ago
Rock Creek School where she was famous for her homemade yeast bread and cinnamon rolls. She also worked several years at Gordon Cooper Vo-Tech as a teaching assistant.Orville and Jewel raised their family on their farm North of Shawnee. Jewel... Read more

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