“Miss Mary” Show 010917 #3
Written by Mary Bowers on January 10, 2017
SPORTS: Who won the 1st Heisman award and what year?
1935 Jay Berwanger Chicago Running Back
ENTERTAINMENT: The first color movie and what year?
The Most Well-Known Movie to use Color were “The Wizard Of Oz and Gone With The Wind.”
SCIENCE: What other inventions did Benjamin Franklin do and how many?
Swim Fins, Franklin/Pennsylvania Stove, Lightning rod, Flexible Catheter, 24 Hour 3 wheel clock, Bifocals, Glass Armonica, A Long Arm (extension Arm to remove books from high shelves. At Least 8 Inventions
HISTORY: How many slaves and trips made in the underground railroad by Harriet Tubman?
At Least 19 Trips and freed 300 Slaves
GEOGRAPHY: Where was the first recorded earthquake and what year?
The largest recorded earthquake in the United States was a magnitude 9.2 that struck Prince William Sound, Alaska on Good Friday, March 28, 1964 UTC. The largest recorded earthquake in the world was a magnitude 9.5 (Mw) in Chile on May 22, 1960.
This Week’s Trivia is:
Geography: What Continent is cut into two fairly equal halves by the Tropic of Capricorn?
Science: What element begins with the letter “K”?
Sports: Which Sport is Cedric Pioline associated with?
History: Which Madeline became the first woman appointed to be a US Secretary of State?
Entertainment: Which actress married for the 7th time on Michael Jackson “Neverland” Ranch in 1991?
Answers Next Week!