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Old 02-02-2013, 02:53 AM   #316
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Once the Dalai Lama arrives at his new residence, he unpacks his telescope and steps outside. Erecting it and removing his spectacles, he gazes through it toward the Himalayas-and toward Tibet... 1 – The Trans-Siberian Railway officially opens after its completion on July 21, 1904...January 5 – The play The Scarlet Pimpernel opens at the New Theatre in London and begins a run of 122 performances and numerous revivals..February 16 – At Haulbowline Base in Ireland, two explosions on board HM Submarine A5, due to petrol fumes after refueling, kill six of the eleven crew...April 4 – In India, the 1905 Kangra earthquake hits the Kangra valley, kills 20,000, and destroys most buildings in Kangra, Mcleodganj and Dharamshala..May 13 – Mata Hari debuts in Paris...May 17 – Kappa Delta Rho is founded in in room 14 of Old Painter Hall at Middlebury College in Middlebury, VT..August 25 – 'Ancient Order of Druids' initiate neo-druidic rituals at Stonehenge in England...Wolves become extinct in Japan..Pathé Frères colors black and white films by machine...
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