Coop History Highs & Lows May 24th
1968 – When his London home was raided by police, MICK JAGGER and his girlfriend, Marianne Faithfull, were arrested for MARIJUANA POSSESSION. Don’t do drugs or you could end up in jail!
It happened on the same day the Rolling Stones released “Jumpin’ Jack Flash”. That song helped revive their career that had suffered with the previous release of ‘Their Satanic Majesties Request’
1899 – The first auto repair shop in history opened in Boston and, you can assume, instantly started ripping people off with chrome plated fender gaskets and framistan inlet filter lights, and crushing their financial stability in the process.
– On this date in 1935, the first Major League Baseball night game took place
Oh, and Steve Cooper was born.