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Adv08 For release Wednesday, Oct. 8

1918: U.S. Army Cpl. Alvin C. York led an attack that killed 25 German soldiers and captured 132 others in the Argonne Forest in France.

1945: President Harry S. Truman announced that the secret of the atomic bomb would be shared only with Britain and Canada.

1970: Soviet author Alexander Solzhenitsyn was named winner of the Nobel Prize for literature.

1982: All labor organizations in Poland, including Solidarity, were banned.

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