WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1

Ruth and Ray McDougal of Lyons Falls celebrate their
53rd anniversary with happy wishes from his five brothers, three sisters and
their families.

The family of Gordon Post send him 85th birthday wishes for a good day.

In 1910, New York State issued their first license plates on this date.

The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour had its debut this evening in 1971 and ran
several years until they announced that they were divorcing in 1974 and the
show ended.

In 1973, the classic movie "American Graffiti" opened in theaters.  The
movie was about teenagers in the 60s and contained 47 songs in the soundtrack
and starred Richard Dreyfuss and Ron Howard.  Harrison Ford also appeared in
his first big movie role.