5 Questions: PAST PRESENT

1 of 5
What artificial sweetener was banned by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on October 18, 1969?
aspartame
galactose
cyclamate
saccharin
2 of 5
Boxer Thomas Hearns was born on October 18, 1958, winning championships in several weight divisions.  What was Hearns' nickname?
the Tomahawk
the Big Hurt
the Total Package
the Hit Man
3 of 5
On October 18, 1767, two surveyors agreed on the boundary line that was named for them -- the Mason-Dixon line.  Between what two states does this line lie?
North Carolina and South Carolina
Maryland and Pennsylvania
Ohio and Kentucky
Virginia and West Virginia
4 of 5
On October 18, 1954, what comic strip (created by Mort Walker and Dik Browne) made its newspaper debut?
Mother Goose and Grimm
Frank and Ernest
Hi and Lois
Mutt and Jeff
5 of 5
After 34 years in print, the October 18, 1971 issue of what Life magzine competitor was the last one to hit newsstands?
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