It was on this date in 1995 that a federal grand jury in Detroit indicted James Nichols with conspiracy in connection with the bombing of the federal building in Oklahoma City the previous month. Nichols was accused of conspiring with bombing suspects Ter
With "Remember the Alamo!" as their stirring battle cry, Texas forces under Sam Houston defeated the army of Mexican General Santa Anna at San Jacinto on this date in 1836, setting the stage for the birth of the Republic of Texas.
Today is May 6. "Oh, the humanity!" The dream of mass transportation via dirigible ended on this date in 1937 when the German dirigible Hindenburg burst into flames while docking in Lakehurst, N.J.
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International
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