Richard J. Daley

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Chicago Tribune
Raymond Fleischman, worked in lighting and set design, dies at 90production. Fleischman handled the lighting for "New Look at Chicago," a film
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
production. Fleischman handled the lighting for "New Look at Chicago," a film commissioned by the office of then-Mayor Richard J. Daley in the mid-1960s as a way to counter other images about the city that had been in the news. He also helped... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Letter to the editor: School days, school daysand to the point, but could also come up with some gems like the following: In
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
and to the point, but could also come up with some gems like the following: In "“Boss,"” his biography of the late Mayor Richard J. Daley, he wrote, “So when Daley slid sideways into a sentence, or didn’t exit from the same paragraph he entered,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 15, 2017York's Shea Stadium. In 1967, a 50-foot-tall sculpture by Pablo Picasso was de
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
York's Shea Stadium. In 1967, a 50-foot-tall sculpture by Pablo Picasso was dedicated in Daley Plaza in Chicago by Mayor Richard J. Daley. In 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair opened in upstate New York. In 1974, a gunman attempted to... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
AUGUST 15York�s Shea Stadium. In 1967, a 50-foot-tall sculpture by Pablo Picasso was de
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
York�s Shea Stadium. In 1967, a 50-foot-tall sculpture by Pablo Picasso was dedicated in Daley Plaza in Chicago by Mayor Richard J. Daley. In 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair opened in upstate New York. In 1974, a gunman attempted to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in HistoryYork's Shea Stadium. In 1967, a 50-foot-tall sculpture by Pablo Picasso was de
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
York's Shea Stadium. In 1967, a 50-foot-tall sculpture by Pablo Picasso was dedicated in Daley Plaza in Chicago by Mayor Richard J. Daley. In 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair opened in upstate New York. In 1974, a gunman attempted to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
School days, school daysand to the point, but could also come up with some gems like the following: In
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
and to the point, but could also come up with some gems like the following: In "�Boss,"� his biography of the late Mayor Richard J. Daley, he wrote, �So when Daley slid sideways into a sentence, or didn�t exit from the same paragraph he entered,... Read more
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Reality TV World
The Almanac for Aug. 12, the 224th day of 2017rocked the Chinese port city of Tianjin, killing 145 people and injuring hundre
Reality TV World / Posted 7 days ago
rocked the Chinese port city of Tianjin, killing 145 people and injuring hundreds more.A thought for the day: Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley, during the 1968 Democratic Party national convention, said: "The police aren't here to create disorder, the... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Born to play Monroe Stahrother musicals. In 2011-12, Grammer starred in the Starz series "Boss," playing
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
other musicals. In 2011-12, Grammer starred in the Starz series "Boss," playing a fictional mayor of Chicago similar to Richard J. Daley. Brady, whom Fitzgerald based on Louis B. Mayer, is a tyrant, a womanizer and a man at emotional and... Read more
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Market Watch
Picasso’s Chicago icon, that ‘big, homely metal thing,’ turns 50That’s late Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley (this one’s the dad, not the son) tr
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
That’s late Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley (this one’s the dad, not the son) trying to loosen up the city, and eventually the world, to Pablo Picasso’s 162-ton, 50-foot-tall steel sculpture unveiled 50 years ago this month. The Spanish Cubist master... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
- Chicago TribunePicasso sculpture is introduced at what was then called Civic Center Plaza, now
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Picasso sculpture is introduced at what was then called Civic Center Plaza, now Daley Plaza, in Chicago’s Loop. Mayor Richard J. Daley said to the thousands assembled, “We dedicate this celebrated work this morning with the belief that what is... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
50 years ago, Picasso's sculpture challenged Chicago's imaginationpopularity of metal sculptures has made it less of an oddball. The local art s
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
popularity of metal sculptures has made it less of an oddball. The local art scene was different on Aug. 15, 1967, when Richard J. Daley proudly unveiled a work that the most celebrated artist of the day had made especially for the mayor's... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Do we love the Picasso now? Celebrating the 50th birthday of this gift to the cityare pigeons. And also that familiar face, unchanged from the first time we saw
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
are pigeons. And also that familiar face, unchanged from the first time we saw it, which was August 15, 1967 when Mayor Richard J. Daley, in the company of other politicians, dignitaries and one poet (Gwendolyn Brooks), pulled a white ribbon and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
When Chicagoans want to speak, the mayor and aldermen should want to listenknown as voters and taxpayers — to address their elected officials in chambers?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
known as voters and taxpayers — to address their elected officials in chambers? Not in this town. Back in the day, Mayor Richard J. Daley was known to shut off the microphone of a dissenting alderman during a council meeting, so little guys... Read more

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