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Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer was "born" close by

Date: 
12/24/2010
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Montgomery Ward company, in 1939, gave a thirty-four year old copywriter named Robert  L. May, the task of creating a Christmas story for a promotional booklet to be given out to shoppers.

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Former Wicker Park resident coordinates part of President Obama's trip to Norway

Date: 
12/22/2009

Political and economic officer at the U.S. Embassy in Oslo, Norway, since April 2007, Scott Sommers coordinated security and other activities in advance of President Obama's visit to Norway for the Nobel Peace Prize ceremonies.

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