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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 August 5, 2020

It was on this date in 1861, that President Abraham Lincoln signed the first American income tax into law. And on this date in 1914, the world's first electric traffic signal went into service in Cleveland.