Upcoming Dates and Topics:
September 23, 1779 - Clue: "I have not yet begun to fight!"
Answer: John Paul Jones takes on the British at sea.
September 24, 1789 - Clue: Congress passes the First Judiciary Act.
Answer: The Supreme Court of the United States is established.
September 25, 1957 - Clue: Central High School gains some new students.
Answer: Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, is integrated with the help of the National Guard.
September 26, 1960 - Clue: Presidential candidates debate in a new forum.
Answer: The Nixon-Kennedy debates are aired on television.
September 27, 1964 - Clue: The Warren Commission report is released.
Answer: An investigation determines that John F. Kennedy was shot by a single assassin.
September 28, 1066 - Clue: A conqueror from France.
Answer: William the Conqueror lands on English soil.
September 29, 1982 - Clue: An over-the-counter medication turns deadly.
Answer: Seven people from Chicago die after taking Tylenol that had been laced with cyanide.
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