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Today in History for September 24th

RESTRICTION SUMMARY: AP CLIENTS ONLYSHOTLIST:SOURCE - RESTRICTIONLocation - Date1. See ScriptSTORYLINE: September 24th, 1976: (AP Archive Video / AP Photos)Newspaper heiress Patricia Hearst is sentenced to seven years in prison for taking part in a bank robbery with her kidnappers. She serves nearly two years before President Jimmy Carter commutes her sentence. In 2001, President Bill Clinton pardons Hearst. 1896: (AP Photos)F. Scott Fitzgerald --- author of the Jazz Age novel "The Great Gatsby" --- is born in St. Paul, Minnesota. 1968: (AP Photos)(NAT of Stopwatch) 60 Minutes --- the pioneering TV newsmagazine --- premieres on CBS, hosted by Mike Wallace and Harry Reasoner. 1957: (AP Photos)The Brooklyn Dodgers play their last game in New York, shutting out the Pittsburgh Pirates at Ebbets Field. The following season, the Dodgers move to Los Angeles, while the New York Giants relocate to San Francisco. 1936:(AP Photos)(NAT of Henson as Kermit the Frog)Jim Henson --- creator of the Muppets, from Kermit the Frog to Sesame Street --- is born in Greenville, Mississippi.And, 1991:(AP Photos)(NAT of "A Day for the Cat in the Hat")Theodor Seuss Geisel (GUYS-ell) --- the children's writer and cartoonist better known as "Dr. Seuss" --- dies in La Jolla, California.He was 87.Today in History, September 24th --- ___ ___, The Associated Press. ===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory.


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