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Believe It or DON’T

Believe It or DON’T

Believe It or DON’T

On this day in 1929, a record 12,894,650 shares of stock were traded, causing the first day of real panic in the Crash of 1929, known as “Black Thursday.”

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On this day in 1940, the 40 hour workweek went into effect under the US Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938.

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On this day in 1945, the United Nations officially came into existence as its charter took effect.