Today in Washington State History From www.historylink.org http://www.historylink.org Territorial Governor Isaac Stevens convenes the First Walla Walla Council with Native American tribes on May 29, 1855. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=5188 <i>The Eye</i> reports Gilbert Horton's floating photography gallery to be in Snohomish on May 29, 1886. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=8338 Temple de Hirsch is founded in Seattle on May 29, 1899. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=102 Seattle annexes Ballard on May 29, 1907. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=1421 Governor Marion E. Hay tours Pend Oreille County on May 29, 1911. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=9773 Chicago, Milwaukee & Puget Sound Railway inaugurates twice-daily service between Tacoma and Chicago on May 29, 1911. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=10999 Seattle's KFOA conducts the Northwest's "first long distance remote control" radio broadcast from Everett's Monte Cristo Hotel on May 29, 1925. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=10432 Roxy Theatre in Bremerton opens on May 29, 1941. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=5184 AFM Local 493, Seattle's "Negro Musicians' Union," holds big benefit bash on May 29, 1951. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=10330 Seattle's Sand Point Park is renamed Warren G. Magnuson Park and officially opened on May 29, 1977. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=2241 Seattle Waterfront Streetcar inaugurates service on May 29, 1982. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=2699 University Heights Farmer's Market opens in the University District on May 29, 1993. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=3771