Flappers Dancing the Charleston atop the Sherman Hotel in Chicago c. 1926. They would really be flapping if they moved a little to the right!

These two young women illustrate the Flapper era’s penchant for both fun and recklessness by doing the Charleston on a rooftop ledge at Chicago’s Sherman Hotel, 11 Dec Chicago, Illinois,.

Elvis Presley : December 11, 1956 : Mobbed by fans in Memphis after running out of gas

Elvis run out of gas downtown Memphis in his new Seville and is mobbed by fans. Also on this day, Louisiana governor Earl K. Long promotes Elvis to the same rank as his manager giving him the honorary commission of a Louisiana Colonel.

Sisters of the Temple 2nd Ward Relief Society: Relief Society Christmas Program and Dinner- December 11

FRelief Society Sisters of the Temple Ward Relief Society: Relief Society Christmas Program and Dinner- December 11

3 SCOTS, Black Watch, on parade December 11 - I definitely have Scots blood; this picture makes this American feel patriotic.

The Black Watch are the most famous of all the Scottish Regiments, and the most highly decorated Regiment in the whole of the British armed forces.

Free personalized labels from Woodford Reserve make for the perfect holiday gift for the bourbon lover on your list. Order by December 11th to guarantee delivery in time for the holidays.

Free personalized labels from Woodford Reserve make for the perfect holiday gift for the bourbon lover on your list. Order by December to guarantee delivery in time for the holidays.

I remember the 1st showing of this - I fell in <3 with this show & have LOVED it for 49 years! I was 4 yrs old when it forst aired on TV. B TV..lol Vintage Christmas Magazine ~ Chicago's Sunday American TV Roundup ~ Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Xmas Special ~ December 11, 1964

th this show & have LOVED it for 49 years! I was 4 yrs old when it forst aired on TV.lol Vintage Christmas Magazine ~ Chicago's Sunday American TV Roundup ~ Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Xmas Special ~ December 1964

December 11, 1816 - The territory of Indiana is admitted into the United States of America as the 19th state.

Our bicentennial year is coming in thus our name: Sustainable Indiana It is our mission to achieve measurable success toward sustainability by Help us get there by doing your part to reduce our collective carbon footprint, won't you?

On December 11, 1972, Apollo 17 touched down on the Moon. This was not only our final Moon landing, but the last time we left Low Earth Orbit. With the successful launch of the Orion capsule, NASA is finally poised to go further again. So it's important to remember how we got to the Moon -- and why we stopped going.

The Real Story Of Apollo 17... And Why We Never Went Back To The Moon

Making the final crewed landing of the Apollo Program, Apollo 17 touched down on the lunar surface on December 11, 1972, at 2:54 p.m. EST. Along with mission Commander Gene Cernan, Lunar Module Pilot Harrison Schmitt guided the Lunar Module Challenger towards the Taurus-Littrow Valley. Schmitt, the only geologist to land on the Moon, and Cernan spent three days on the lunar surface. Learn more about Apollo 17: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/apollo/missions/apollo17.html#.Uqh0wncnYfw

Astronaut Eugene A. Cernan, Apollo 17 commander, approaches the parked Lunar Roving Vehicle on the lunar surface during the flight’s third period of EVA 13 December 1972

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