Big Bird, on November 23, 1970. The headline that ran with the
photo read "Sesame Street: TV's Gift to Children."
2. 9 1/2. American
women's shoes are numbered 1 1/2 sizes higher than men's shoes
of the same length.
3. Lincoln, Nebraska.
Its name was changed to honor President Abraham Lincoln on the
day Nebraska attained statehood and moved its seat of government
from its territorial capital, Omaha.
5. In an abandoned
airplane hangar at the former Naval Reserve Air Station at Sant
Point in Seattle, Washington. The observation deck was re-created--slightly
larger than life-size--in the hangar with a huge photo of Manhattan's
famous skyline serving as the background.