The Oneida Daily Dispatch (Oneida, NY)
TODAY IN HISTORY
William the Conqueror invaded England to claim the English throne.
The Congress of the Confederation voted to send the just-completed Constitution of the United States to state legislatures for their approval.
Flogging was abolished as a form of punishment in the U.S. Navy.
Eight members of the Chicago White Sox were indicted for allegedly throwing the 1919World Series against the Cincinnati Reds.
Three U.S. Army planes landed in Seattle, having completed the first round-the-world trip by air in 175 days.
Scottish medical researcher Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin, the first effective antibiotic.
A federal appeals court found Mississippi Gov. Ross Barnett in civil contempt for blocking the admission of James Meredith, a Black student, to the University of Mississippi.