On this day in 1959, the Old Saratoga Post 278 American Legion celebrated 40 years; in 1964, the Willing Workers 4-H club made favors for Bullion Infirmary; and in 1965, more than 3,000 civil rights demonstrators led by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. began their march from Selma to Montgomery, Ala.
On this day is a chronological timetable of events that occurred on this day in history around the Town of Saratoga. Discover what happened today in local history by subscribing to our blog at http://ift.tt/2czXtwq
(Thank you to Deputy Historian Patricia Peck for compiling this timetable.)