[a blessing on our city]

Topic: Around Town
From NY1, courtesy of Daniel:

This Day in History

1967…Sweaty straphangers breathe a sigh of relief when the first successful air-conditioned subway train goes into service on the F line.

My father always described his vision of hell as a packed subway train at rush hour, pre-air conditioning, where it just runs and runs and never, ever stops. So let us all give thanks for air-conditioned cars.