Local pianists Ada Clement and Lillian Hodghead founded the San Francisco Conservatory of Music in 1917, and opened as the Ada Clement Piano School. San Francisco Conservatory of Music is a private, coeducational institution in San Francisco, California.Among the early students nurtured by the Conservatory were two of this era& 39;s greatest violin virtuosi, Isaac Stern and Yehudi Menuhin.
McCordComdr. Frank C. McCord, USN, born at Vincennes, Ind., 2 August 1890, was appointed midshipman 5 July 1907. From 1925 on, his career centered on naval aviation. On 30 June 1932 he reported for duty on the dirigible Akron, assuming command 3 January 1933. He died when the lighter-than-air craft crashed off the coast of New Jersey, 4 April 1933.
In 1987, Congress held 40 days of public hearings on the Iran-Contra affair during which they listened to 28 witnesses give more than 250 hours of testimony. On August 12, 1987, in a live broadcast from the Oval Office, President Ronald Reagan comments on the recent congressional hearings now that they are over.
St Lois IVSt. Louis IV(Cruiser No. 20: dp. 9,700; 1. 426& 39;6& 34;; b. 66& 39;, dr. 24& 39;10& 34; s. 22 k.; cpl. 673, a. 14 6& 34;, 18 3& 34;, 12 3-pdrs., 8 1-pdrs.4.30 cal. mg.; cl. St. Louis)The fourth St. Louis, Cruiser No. 20, was launched on 6 May 1905 by Neafie & Levy Co., Philadelphia Pa.