THIS DAY IN HISTORY: June 1 in photos

1955 - Some of the 1,000 girls in 50 4-H clubs in Allen County take a tip from Gloria Hathaway, third from right, home service helper from Indiana & Michigan Electric Company, during a cooking lesson June 1, 1955. From left are Sandra Karst, Gale Zeysing, Ethel Talbott, Hathaway, Darlene Swank and Carlyn Funk. The lesson was part of a countywide meeting at the Leisure Electric Home.
2000 - The Wizard's short stop Jason Moore, with second baseman Brian Ward backing him up, is almost taken out by South Bend's Billy Martin during a double play Thursday evening at Memorial Stadium.
2003 - South Fort Wayne Kiwanis Club members left, Tim Noyes, right, Bob Leonard, serve breakfast to participants in the Relay For Life benefit for the American Cancer Society, Sunday morning.
2009 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry, center, talks about the city's decision to exercise its option to allow other utility companies to bid on providing power to 33,000 customers in the heart of the city. Listening to the anouncement are city councilman Tim Pape, left, and State Rep. Phil GiaQuinta, right.
2010 - City crews work to repair a water main break in the 3700 block of North Clinton Street, near the intersection of Coldwater Road, midday Tuesday. North Clinton's northbound lane where it splits from Coldwater Road, near Dar’s Patio Furniture store, was closed through the afternoon to repair the 8-inch main, City Utilities spokesman Frank Suarez said. Traffic was only slightly inconvenienced during the repair, though motorists were encouraged to find an alternate route to access North Clinton.
2011 - Nicole Kendrigan helps Grace Reichenbach onto "Lola" before a therapy lesson Wednesday evening at the former La Cabreah Stables.
2012 - Snider's Karrina Smith plunges into the sand during the long jump finals at the girls track and field state finals on Friday at Indiana University.
2013 - Informational posters line the walls of the Universal Education Foundation of Fort Wayne Saturday evening at an open house titled "Islam 101: Getting to Know Your Muslim Neighbor."
2016 - Leo High School's Brooke Imel bunts for a hit during the Lions' 8-0 win over Homestead in the Class 4A regional championship game Tuesday at Leo.
2016 - Alex Taglaini's No. 35 Alfe Heat Treating Honda sits ready to compete earlier this week at the Foyt Wine Vault in Speedway.

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