25 years ago:

LIVERMORE, Calif. - Call it "Star Wars" meets "Jurassic Park." Scientists using X-ray scanning technology hope to crack open one of Mother Nature's most closely guarded secrets: life inside a dinosaur egg.

 

50 years ago:

BATON ROUGE, La. - The bill making "You Are My Sunshine" Louisiana's official, state song ran into a lightning veto when it reached the governor, who said as much as he likes the country music ballad, he doesn't think it was cut out to be an official state song.

 

75 years ago:

A UNITED STATES BOMBER STATION IN ENGLAND - The Flying Fortress "Blondie" has closed her short career. She is a "hanger queen" now - damaged beyond repair and her parts salvaged to rebuild other ships.

 

100 years ago:

Mrs. McAdams , of Lubbock, passed through the city today en route home from a visit in Cass County - Sweetwater Reporter.