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35th Anniversaries

The year was 1981. In the United States, Ronald Reagan was just started his Presidency . The Yearly Inflation Rate for the USA hit 10.35%  while the Year End Close of Dow Jones Industrial Average was 875.  Interest Rates at the year end for the Federal Reserve were 15.75%. If you were looking to buy a new house, expect to spend roughly $78,200 while your average salary was $21,050.00. The Oakland Raiders were the Super Bowl Champions, the New York Islanders won the Stanley Cup, The Boston Celtics won the NBA Finals, and The Los Angeles Dodgers were the World Series Champions.

In global news Iran released 52 American hostages, who had been held for 444 days. Researchers found the wreck of the Titanic in North Atlantic. Pope John Paul II was shot on but not killed in Vatican City and Muhammad Ali finally retires with a career record of 55 wins and 5 defeats.

In addition to all of these events, these members joined the Operating Engineers:

  • Khalil Nasurdim Abdus-Salaam

  • Cleveland J Allen

  • Danny L Anderson

  • William D Biddle
  • Daniel Cardell 

  • Steven J Corrado
  • George Davis
  • Salvatore B DeMarco

  • Eugene E DiSalvo

  • Thomas J Esola

  • Sean K Fitzpatrick

  • John B Forbes

  • Kurt A Gilbert

  • James Hall

  • Dallas J Herbert Sr.

  • Herbert W Hooks

  • Joseph A Kovatch

  • Theodore Malpezzi

  • Norman T Messing

  • Jack Moerder

  • Wayne A Morris

  • George E Naylor Jr.

  • George E Paulman Jr.

  • Michael Pozoic

  • Michael J Reed

  • Stephen M Ryan

  • Constance N Seale

  • Francis Seravalli

  • Byron A Sharpe Jr.

  • Charles Tinari

  • Frances S Walsh

  • Peter F Williamson