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Posted by David Middlecamp on October 29, 2014
Here's a look at some Telegram-Tribune stories from 70 years ago.
Oct. 26, 1944
Details of the massive naval battle in the Philippines were starting to emerge. The U.S. Navy was calling it the greatest and most decisive naval battles of the war. Nine enemy ships were known to be sunk, three probably sunk and 18 damaged. Troops on shore under Gen. Douglas MacArthur had captured six airfields.
Posted on October 22, 2014
Fear surrounded the early days of the AIDS health crisis. A kindergartner from Atascadero, Ryan Thomas, was denied access to school and his fight became a national story.
Posted by David Middlecamp on October 15, 2014
While none of the storms in 1991 were epic, it rained enough to offer hope.
Posted by David Middlecamp on October 13, 2014
Stories from the Telegram-Tribune of 70 years ago document gains on the war front and losses at home.
Posted by David Middlecamp on October 6, 2014
A training accident at Camp San Luis Obispo showed that even thousands of miles from the front lines the war could take lives. Telegram-Tribune stories from 70 years ago.