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1869 - Roswell the states 4th largest city was founded in 1869 when a professional gambler established a lone store on the cattle trail.

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1906
Roswell, a banking post-town, capital of Chaves co., N.Mex., on the Rio Hondo, 80 miles N. of Carlsbad, on the Pecos Valley and Northeastern R. It has a territorial military institute, flouring-mills, and other industries. Pop. in 1900, 2006.
Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906
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News  1930 - INJURED IN PLANE CRASH
Roswell, N. M., Feb. 23. - (AP) - Onis Reynolds of Roswell, was injured, perhaps fatally, here today in an airplane crash, when his plane fell from an altitude of 200 feet as he attempted to make a turn. William Kennedy, a passenger, escaped with minor injuries. The plane was demolished.
The Springfield Republican
Springfield, Massachusetts
February 24, 1930
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News  1942 - SIX KILLED AS TWO TRAINING PLANES CRASH AT ROSWELL. BOMBERS COLLIDE WHILE ON PRACTICE MISSION, ARMY REPORTS. ONE SHIP BURNS.
Roswell, N. M., Sept. 8 (AP) - A mid-air collision at 4000 feet between two Army training bombers cost the lives of six airmen Tuesday, two of them aviation cadets from the Roswell Army Flying School.

The Army said two ships of a three-plane formation on a practice bombing mission collided and...Read MORE...



News  1947 - July 8 - Reports are broadcast that a UFO has crashed landed in Roswell, New Mexico.
New Mexico Army Base Finds Disc

ROSWELL, N.M., July 8. (U.P.) - Possession of a "flying disc" was disclosed today by the intelligence office of the 509th bomb group of the Roswell army airbase.

Officers at the base said that the "disc" was flown in a Super-fortress to "higher headquarters"...Read MORE...



News  1952 - FIVE MEN ARE BURNED IN ROSWELL EXPLOSION.
Roswell, Nov. 24. (AP) - A spark from a welder's torch set off an explosion late today, burning five men, two of them seriously, and destroying the state highway department shop.

O. W. NICHOLS, 46, was repairing a large tank. Authorities said a spark apparently set off oil fumes in the tank. He...Read MORE...



1953 - June 24 - KSWS TV channel 8 in Roswell, NM (NBC) begins broadcasting

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News  February 2, 1956 - A record snowstorm in New Mexico and west Texas began on Ground Hog's Day. The storm produced 15 inches of snow at Roswell NM, and up to 33 inches in the Texas Panhandle.

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February 2, 1956
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America/USA  Berry Benjamin Mallory (27 July 1890, Roswell, Chaves, New Mexico, USA - , )
 


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