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Subject: [Q-R] Today in History Sept 24
Date: Wed, 24 Sep 2003 10:49:17 EDT


Sept 24, 1664 Netherlands surrenders New Amsterdam to England
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Sept 24, 1844 The 1st international cricket match is held, Canada defeats the
U.S.
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Sept 24, 1685 Playing cards used as money in New France when pay ship fails
to arrive
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Sept 24, 1647 Building starts on Notre Dame church at Quebec City
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Sept 24, 1646 Father Isaac Jogues taken prisoner by the Iroquois
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Sept 24, 1625 Dutch attack San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Sept 24, 1789 The U.S. Post Office is created
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Sept 24, its Pennsylvania Dutch Thanksgiving Day


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