Historical happenings

2/5/1917U.S. Congress nullifies President Woordrow Wilson‘s veto of the Immigration Act; literacy tests are required.

2/5/1952New York adopts three-colored traffic lights.

For those that are too young to know about a two position light, they had what was called a dark period, when the green went out and before the red lit. That time was about what the current yellow is now.

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