This Week in History...

■August 16, 1896 - Gold was discovered in Rabbit Creek in Alaska, resulting in the Great Klondike Gold Rush. ■August 17, 1978 - The first transatlantic balloon trip was completed by three Americans; Max Anderson, Ben Abruzzo, and Larry Newman, all from Albuquerque, New Mexico. ■August 18, 1920 - The 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was ratified, granting women the right to vote. ■August…

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