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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 July 24, 2020

On this date in 1880, the first ever hydroelectric power plant began service in Michigan. And on this date in 1959, Vice President Nixon argued for the merits of capitalism in the Kitchen Debate.