Saturday, May 8, 1943
In today’s world of multiple births, quintuplets don’t get the press they used to. Remember “Octomom”? But in the 1940’s, the Canadian-born Dionne quintuplets, now nine years old, were a huge deal. They were going to Wisconsin where each of the girls would christen a freighter destined for use by the British Admiralty. This Pathe video is a perfect way to launch your Mothers Day weekend.