The Year is 1954 ...

Puerto Rican Nationalists Lolita Lebron, Rafael Cancel Miranda, Irvin Flores and Andres Figueroa, members the FALN (Armed Forces of National Liberation) open fire in the U.S. House of Representatives, wounding five Congressmen.

Joint U.S.-Canada construction project begins to develop
St. Lawrence Seaway.

Burger King opens in Miami, Florida.

Harold L. Schlichenmeyer becomes principal of Arlington High School until 1957.

On the Waterfront
wins an Oscar
for Best Picture
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