b'200 Years: 1822-2022 Events to Remember150 Years Ago charge that they were using the1822(Sep 27) 1872(Aug) Aaronconstruction phase of the project,French scholar Montgomery Wardas opposed to the operatingJean-Francois issued the firstphase, to generate profit. BecauseChampollion Montgomery Wardthe conspirators believed theyannounced he mail order cataloguecould not expect conventional profitscould decipher from Chicago. from the operation of the railroad,Egyptian 1872(Sep 4) Thethey created the sham company sohieroglyphics New York Sun brokethey could charge the U.S. governmentusing the the story on theexorbitant fees and expenses during theRosettaCrdit Mobilier of Americaconstruction phase. Stone.(and the Union Pacific Railroad) scandal.1872(Oct 1) The Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical1822 (Oct 12) South America\'s country of Brazil became George Francis Train and Thomas C. Durant, the viceCollege began its first academic session (the universityindependent of Portugal.president of the Union Pacific Railroad, formed Crditwas later renamed Virginia Tech). (Oct 4) Rutherford B. Hayes was born. Mobilier of America in 1864. Crdit Mobilier of America(Oct 2) Morgan State University was founded. He was the 19th President of the US was a deliberate faade. Train and Durant aimed tofrom 1877 to 1881 (died in 1893). "To present to both the government and to the public the200 Years Ago diffuse knowledge is to diffuse wealth. appearance that an independent corporate enterprise1822(Aug 10) Antioch Syria was hit by an earthquake;To give all an equal chance to acquire had been impartially chosen as the principal contractorabout 20,000 died. "In the Middle East, Turkey and Iran areknowledge is the best and surest way and construction management firm for the project. Inthe most quake-prone countries, Antioch, for example,to give all an equal chance to acquire fact, Crdit Mobilier was created to shield the companysis probably the most quake-cursed city there ever was."property.shareholders and management from the commonarchive.aramcoworld.comSource: Rutherford Birchard Hayes, Diary Entry, May 15, 1878 (Via Rutherford B. HayesSPresidential Library & Museums Digital Collection)7th BI-ANNUALCONFERENCEThe 7th Women in Carwash conference will be heldJanuary 15 17, 2023 at the B Ocean Resort in Fort Lauderdale, FloridaThe carwash business is changing and evolving and has become a greatJoin colleagues from across North America as they share, learncareer opportunity for women. and grow together. The 7th Women in Carwash conference will be held in Fort Lauderdale and offer guests the same intimate experience as previous events but will offer aFor more information and to register please contact: greater selection of workshops and networking opportunities. Brenda Jane JohnstoneWe cant wait to see you in January!phone: 1.204.489.4215email: bjj@womenincarwash.comWPMA News / Fall 202255'