50 years ago, 1963: Jackie Mayer, Miss America of 1963, prepared for her new job with Ohio Bell. Jackie was to work in the firm's promotional department between classes at Northwestern University.
25 years ago, 1988: Former CIA Director Stansfield Turner said he removed Panamanian strongman Manuel Noriega from the agency payroll in 1977 because he was an 'unscrupulous character," but Vice President George Bush later reinstated him.
10 years ago, 2003: Lockheed Martin received a $40 million contract to design and build a high altitude, unmanned airship in Akron. The helium-filled airship would patrol at 65,000 feet and be 25 times larger than the Goodyear blimp.