Th3 #618 – 9/17/15

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Hare: Hoosier Daddy
Venue: Big Joe’s
Hash Cash: $8
Time: 7pm, On-out 7:30pm

On September 17th, the following events took place in American history:

1630 – The city of Boston, Massachusetts is founded.

1775 – During the American Revolutionary War, the Invasion of Canada begins with the Siege of Fort St. Jean.

1778 – The Treaty of Fort Pitt is signed. It is the first formal treaty between the United States and a Native American tribe (the Lenape or Delaware Indians).

1787 – The United States Constitution is signed in Philadelphia.

1814 – Francis Scott Key finishes his poem “Defence of Fort McHenry”, later to be the lyrics of “The Star-Spangled Banner”.

1849 – American abolitionist Harriet Tubman escapes from slavery.

1862 – During the American Civil War, George B. McClellan halts the northward drive of Robert E. Lee’s Confederate army in the single-day Battle of Antietam, the bloodiest day in American military history.

2015 – Hoosier Daddy lays another spectacularly shitty trail.