Old Family Timeline 1985 thru 1994

1985
May ‘85

President Reagan visits German cemetery

President Reagan at Bitberg military cemetery.

Despite knowing in advance that SS Waffen troops were buried in the Bitberg military cemetery..>>> Read More >>>

May ‘85

Ozone Hole Discovered over Antarctica

Ozone Hole Discovered over Antarctica

from Wikipedia: Antarctic ozone hole The discovery of the Antarctic “ozone hole” by British Antarctic..>>> Read More >>>

Jun ‘85
Aug ‘85
Sep ‘85

Andrea London starts college at Bowdoin College

Andrea London starts college at Bowdoin College

3rd generation of Londons to attend Bowdoin. Even Mark’s mother is pleased. Her brothers went..>>> Read More >>>

Sep ‘85

Mark promoted to Product Manager at Alcoswitch

Took over the electrical product lines. Went on road to research electrical distribution. Wrote business..>>> Read More >>>

Oct ‘85
1986
Jan ‘86
Mar ‘86
Apr ‘86
May ‘86

Nuclear plant in Chernobyl USSR blows up

Region devastated. Fallout blows across Europe.

May ‘86
May ‘86

52 Kinnaird: 3rd floor construction begins

Louis Villeneuve, good carpenter, though hardly a persistent one, frames up new floor system, 5..>>> Read More >>>

Oct ‘86
1987
Mar ‘87

Karen and Mark in Jamaica

Karen and Mark in Jamaica

Try out relaxation as a vacation style. Negril.

Jun ‘87

52 Kinnaird St – construction 2nd floor porch and deck

Louis Villeneuve framed up the new room that was mostly sliding glass doors. A deck..>>> Read More >>>

Jun ‘87
Aug ‘87

Mark goes to Taiwan (work) and Australia (Torrey & Jane)

Mark went to Taiwan with Sid Hooper from Alcoswitch in search of new vendors. The..>>> Read More >>>

Sep ‘87
Sep ‘87
Oct ‘87
Oct ‘87

Stock market crashes – another Black Monday

Stock market crashes – another Black Monday

From Wikipedia: In finance, Black Monday refers to Monday, October 19, 1987, when stock marketsaround..>>> Read More >>>

1988
Feb ‘88
Mar ‘88

Mark promoted to VP Customer Service for IPD Augat

Frank Angelis, Group VP for the Interconnection Products Division of Augat consolidated three divisions’ customer..>>> Read More >>>

Apr ‘88

Mike Dukakis rides in Army tank

Mike Dukakis rides in Army tank

Dukakis shows what bad imagery can do to a Presidential campaign. Here are few photos..>>> Read More >>>


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