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December 07, 1997|By Fred Rasmussen

150 years ago in The Sun

Dec. 13: CHRISTMAS CHEER -- During this season of festivity and joy, when all are prone to indulge in the good things of life to excess, let us not forget that the pleasures of the table, when enjoyed beyond the bounds of moderation, are at the expense of health.

100 years ago in The Sun

Dec. 9: THE DREYFUS AFFAIR -- The French Senate, agreeing with the Chamber of Deputies, supports the government in refusing to reopen the case of Captain Dreyfus, convicted some years ago by a military court of selling to a foreign government copies of documents containing the military plans for the defense of certain parts of France.

50 years ago in The Sun

Dec. 9: Attending their first class at the Maryland School of Mixology for Bartenders last night, two young ex-GI's learned that behind the bar they will have to be doctors, diplomats, and fathers-confessor, but, above all, they must not "wolf" other men's women.

Pub Date: 12/07/97

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