What happened the last time the Chicago Cubs won a World Series?
The stock market was recovering from the Panic of 1907, when the New York Stock Exchange fell nearly 50% in three weeks. The Wright Brothers unveiled their airplane to the public with a newly included passenger seat. Henry Ford’s Model T sold for $850, which was the affordable automobile. Jack Johnson won his first heavyweight boxing title, becoming the first African-American world champion. The Panama Canal was being constructed, one of the largest engineering projects in history. The nation saw it’s first Mother’s Day. The oldest Greek-letter organization established in America by Black college women, Alpha Kappa Alpha, was founded at Howard University.