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Subject: [Q-R] March 13th
Date: Tue, 13 Mar 2012 18:43:42 -0400 (EDT)
March 13, 1859
Windsor Ontario - John Brown 1800-1859 brings first black slaves to Canada
from the US via the Underground Railway; he is later made famous in a song,
John Brown's Body, about a raid he made on Harper's Ferry, Virginia.
Farmington Maine - Chester Greenwood patents the earmuff.