101 - Julia P. Pack - Oklahoma City, OK
Posted by: Max and 99
N 35° 36.302 W 097° 29.526
14S E 636582 N 3941188
Quick Description: Julia P. Pack was born the same year that The Ladies Home Journal was published for the first time.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 11/7/2011 11:14:05 AM
Waymark Code: WMD1V7
Julia P. Pack's final resting place is next to Sam Pack, in the center of Memorial Park Cemetery. From the entrance off Kelly, head east on the main drive to get to this section.
Text on headstone:
Julia P. Pack
1883 - 1984
Some worldwide events and accomplishments that occurred during Julia's lifetime:
1883: Oxygen is liquefied for the very first time
1893: The United States Supreme Court legally declares the tomato to be a vegetable
1903: Cuba leases Guantanamo Bay to the United States "in perpetuity
1913: Arthur Wynne's "word-cross", the first crossword puzzle, is published in the New York World
1923: The Ku Klux Klan defies a law requiring publication of its members.
1933: The original film version of King Kong, starring Fay Wray, premieres at Radio City Music Hall and the RKO Roxy Theatre in New York City.
1943: The drugs Vicodin and Lortab are first produced in Germany.
1953: Hugh Hefner publishes the first issue of Playboy Magazine; it sells 54,175 copies at $.50 each.
1963: Gideon v. Wainwright: The U.S. Supreme Court rules that the poor must have lawyers
1973: Roe v. Wade: The U.S. Supreme Court overturns state bans on abortion.
1984: Terry Wallis, a nineteen-year old living in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas falls into a deep coma after a severe automobile accident. He would eventually awaken nineteen years later on June 13, 2003.
Location of Headstone: Memorial Park Cemetery, section 20
Upload a photo of the headstone and, if possible, the surrounding area.(nothing should be placed on grave stone) If you can provide more information about the waymark than what is currently provided, please include that information in your visit log.