This is History: WGN Radio Reports on the Scopes Monkey Trial, Dillinger Shot Outside Chicago’s Biograph Theater, Instant Coffee Introduced, Apollo 11 Goes Into Orbit

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WGN Radio’s coverage of the Scopes Monkey Trial in 1925, the introduction of the typewriter, Dillinger is shot outside of the Chicago’s Biograph Theater, popular radio show ‘Gangbusters’ premiered and aired on WGN Radio, The Democratic Convention opens in Chicago in 1944, Apollo 11 goes into orbit, ‘Match Game’ debuts.

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