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Throwback Thursday: A look back at Oct. 1-6 in history
On this week's trip down memory lane, the Russians launched a satellite, the O.J. Simpson verdict launched a frenzy and a bunch of teenagers launched a television sensation.
Oct. 4, 1927: Work on Mount Rushmore begins
The faces of stone of our founding fathers still hover over South Dakota.
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