Top Hit Songs of 1967 – #11

The next song to be at the top of the charts in 1967 was “I Got Rhythm” by The Happenings. The melody was written in 1930 by George Gershwin with lyrics by his brother Ira. The song first appeared in the Broadway play Girl Crazy. The star of that play was Ethel Merman. The song …

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HUGE NY Genealogy News

There are indexes on microfilm of the deaths in upstate New York. They are available in Albany and a few libraries around the state. Wouldn’t it great if those indexes were on the internet so people across the planet could view the indexes at any time of day?  It is now becoming a reality thanks …

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Rochester General Hospital – History

I scanned the book, A Century of Service: Rochester General Hospital, 1847 – 1947 and uploaded it to the Internet Archive (archive.org). I uploaded the book as a PDF file and within a few minutes they added other formats including Kindle, ePub and even a text version. That website is one of my favorites because …

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