Brooklyn Eagle: October 26: ON THIS DAY in 1962, Kennedy rejects plea to drop blockade as Khrushchev agrees to stop Cuba arms shipments


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ON THIS DAY IN 1916, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle reported, “Mrs. Margaret Sanger, the birth control advocate who recently opened the first birth control clinic in the United States, at 46 Amboy street, Brownsville, was placed under arrest shortly before 2 o’clock this afternoon, and a half hour later was dragged, protesting, into a patrol […]

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