History: 23-27

Scott McIntyre, Writer

Monday- October 23, 1981-U.S. National debt hits one trillion dollars

Tuesday- October 24, 1908- Billy Murray hits the charts with “Take Me outto the Ball Game”

Wednesday- October 25-1780,John Hancock becomes the first Governor of Massachusetts

Thursday- October 26- 1949 U.S. President Harry Truman increases minimum wage from .40 to .75

Friday- October 27-1682 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is founded by Englishman William Penn