This day in history - rumored news of the Japanese surrender which proved false, or at least premature. But it didn't stop a lot of breathless anticipation from breaking out.
(Japanese Envoy arrival at Ia Shima Island - next stop Manila) [media id=17866] Days after the Japanese accepted the Allied surrender terms, the p
(Some people stayed that way for days) [media id=17801] Over two days since the first false reports of a Japanese surrender and nothing but rumo
(August 10, 1945 - where even a rumor got the presses rolling) [media id=17782] [gordon-donate] (still pitching) With the second Atomic Bomb dro
(The scramble to assure people this really was a good thing) [media id=17771] [gordon-donate] As the world underwent it's transformation, that we
(Hiroshima - Three Hours After the blast - the lucky ones went first) [media id=17751] Sixty-five years ago to the day, the world changed. With th
(Marking the day the sun rose twice) [media id=17739] From the NHK English Service in Tokyo, this news report from August 4th about the upcoming 6