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Female Firsts & Streetcar Sights

Even the most confusing of days can be turned around with a deep breath and personal memory. Exhale yourself into those greater days.

B&W colorization of the day

Breathtaking

A little girl holds her breath before blowing new life into her day.

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Game Changers

Happy Birthday Sirimavo Bandaranaike

Never heard of her? Bandaranaike became the first woman elected to head a government when she was elected Prime Minister of Sri Lanka in 1960. She was born in 1916.

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Blast from the past

I'm Gumby

Who could forget Gumby? Even before Eddie Murphy donned a green suit, Gumby was a favorite of kids in the 50s and 60s.

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The way we were

Streetcar commutes

While some major cities still have operating streetcars (we're looking at you, San Francisco), the Great Depression led to a huge decline in their once-booming operations. Now, they're a rideable relic of the days behind us.

Photo source: Flickr

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