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JESSEBEL-Nice14This R&B singer who wrote the songs Earth Angel and Guess Who died in a car crash on February 6th, 1960. Who was he?

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Frank and April’s doomed romance drives this 1961 novel by Richard Yates.

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What author with cerebral palsy wrote the autobiography My Left Foot in 1954?

 

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What part of the brain gets its name from the Greek for “seahorse”?

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In what city will you find “America’s Stonehenge”?

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The first man on the moon (Armstrong) and the last (Eugene Cernan) both attended the same university. What school was it?

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What film did HG Wells say was “foolishness, cliché, platitude, and muddlement about mechanical progress and progress in general”?

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What was Philadelphian Mary Ludwig Hays better known as?

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What type of yarn or fabric gets its name from the French word for caterpillar?

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Prohibition ended on December 5th, 1933. However, one state continued Prohibition until 1966. What state was it?

 

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Until his death in 2002, what Long Beach native owned the world’s largest flag?

 

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Long known as the Carrousel Parade, the largest Thanksgiving Parade in the South takes place each year in what city?

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Nan Britton, whose admission of an affair with President Warren G. Harding scandalized the country in the Roaring Ô20s.

She was Warren G Harding’s lover, and gave birth to his illegitimate child in 1919. Who was she?

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What group had a 1972 hit with the song, Go All the Way?

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