TO­DAY IN HIS­TORY TO­DAY’S HIGH­LIGHT

Daily Freeman (Kingston, NY) - - KICKOFF -

Nov. 16, 1966

Dr. Sa­muel H. Shep­pard was ac­quit­ted in his sec­ond trial of mur­der­ing his preg­nant wife, Mar­i­lyn, in 1954. ALSO ON THIS DATE

1776

Bri­tish troops cap­tured Fort Wash­ing­ton in New York dur­ing the Amer­i­can Rev­o­lu­tion.

1914

The newly cre­ated Fed­eral Re­serve Banks opened in 12 cities.

1939

Mob boss Al Capone, ill with syphilis, was re­leased from prison after serv­ing 7½ years for tax eva­sion and fail­ure to file tax re­turns.

1981

The Se­nate con­firmed Dr. C. Everett Koop to be sur­geon gen­eral. Os­car­win­ning ac­tor Wil­liam Holden, 63, was found dead in his Santa Mon­ica, Cal­i­for­nia, apart­ment.

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