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Mark Pennell sits at the helm of his time machine.Mark's Almanac is a 90-second time travel that highlights the world's history from the very serious to the sometimes sublime.

Mark's Almanac for May 1, 2019

On this date in 1931, a new building in Manhattan was completed, soaring high above the city. And in 1952, a new toy went on sale that is still popular to this day.