TITLE

History in the Making

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;5/4/2007, Vol. 85 Issue 25, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
This section presents interviews with Clark Presler, Michael Lang, Edith Russell and Locksley Siu, individuals who had witnessed a historic event. When asked about what he remembers from his experiences in the Navy, Presler notes that he remembers being part of the pickup crew when the first manned space capsule returned to Earth. Lang explains how he got famous singers and bands to come to Woodstock. Siu described how life was in Hong Kong during World War II.
ACCESSION #
24833029

 

Related Articles

  • Japan Invades Hong Kong 1941-1945 (World War II). Siu, Connie // Weekly Reader News - Edition 4;5/4/2007, Vol. 88 Issue 25, p5 

    An interview with Locksley Siu, who was in Hong Kong during the Japanese invasion, is presented. Siu cites that he was 11 years old when Japanese army occupied the former British colony. He mentions his experiences during the period especially his studies and eating habits. He emphasizes the...

  • Mercury 3 Rescue Mission May 5, 1961. Kielty, Tia // Weekly Reader News - Edition 4;5/4/2007, Vol. 88 Issue 25, p2 

    An interview with Clark Presler, former U.S. Navy, is presented. Presler cites that he was one of the pickup crew when the Mercury-Redstone 3 space capsule returned to Earth. He emphasizes the goal of National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in the mission. Presler explains how they...

  • Surviving the Great Depression 1930s. Ames, Abby // Weekly Reader News - Edition 4;5/4/2007, Vol. 88 Issue 25, p4 

    An interview with Edith Russell, one of the survivors of the Great Depression in the U.S., is presented. Russell cites that during the economic crisis people work harder because things became scarce and unavailable. She mentions on gardening, preserving foods, making bread, baking cookies and...

  • Three Days of Peace and Music August 15-17 1969. Rejto, Adam Blaustein // Weekly Reader News - Edition 4;5/4/2007, Vol. 88 Issue 25, p3 

    An interview with Michael Lang, an organizer of the Woodstock Music and Art Fair in Bethel, New York, is presented. When asked about how he invites famous performers in the concert, he refers to the fame of the event not only in the state as well as in other countries. Lang cites that the event...

  • SSOs win permanency.  // AEU SA Branch Journal;Mar2010, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p14 

    An interview with several School Services Officers in Australia are presented including Michael Lange, Kaye Nowak, and Sharon Gertig. When asked about difference that permanency has brought to his life, Lange refers that the best thing about being a permanent employee is having a new house....

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics