Hitler's mother Klara, Klara came from old peasant stock, was hard-working, energetic, pious, and conscientious. According to Dr. Bloch, who treated her, she was a very quiet, sweet, and affectionate woman. Klara was a devout Roman Catholic and attended church regularly with her children. Of her six children with Alois, only Adolf and Paula survived childhood.
This is a great photograph taken in 1919. The picture shows a group of women committing to rather extreme measures in support of the temperance movement. The temperance movement was an effort in the 1910's in the United States to reduce alcohol consumption. It actually led to Prohibition.
The MV Magdeburg sunk in the Thames in 1964.Rammed by the Japanesse vessel Yamashiro Maru,Magdeburg had 42 london buses going to Cuba.USA cosidered this deal broke the world trade embargo against Cuba.So enter the CIA.There was no investigation into this "Accident"
Attack on Whitehaven by Charles Waterhouse, John Paul Jones attacks Whitehaven, England, the only attack on the British homeland during the American Revolution and the first invasion of England in 700 years.
Saw this on facebook. I could not find the original on National Geographic (by French aerial photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand). Stunning photo. Black shadows of white camels. Look closely! (You can purchase the poster at http://www.allposters.com/-sp/Caravanes-de-Dromadaires-pres-de-Fachi-Posters_i371009_.htm?aid=1798879835&LinkTypeID=1&PosterTypeID=1&DestType=7).