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January 0, 1924 WBBF, Atlanta, (now WGST) licensed
  Atlanta, Georgia (1900-2000)
January 19, 1924 Gutzon Borglum unveils the head of Robert E. Lee at Stone Mountain, Georgia
  John Gutzon de la Mothe Borglum
  Stone Mountain
February 3, 1924 Former President Woodrow Wilson, who grew up in Augusta and practiced law in Atlanta, died in Washington, D. C.
  Atlanta, Georgia (1900-2000)
  City of Augusta, Georgia
  Woodrow Wilson
April 15, 1924 (circa) WDBA, Columbus, GA licensed
  Columbus, Georgia
April 30, 1924 F3 tornadoes strike across north Georgia
  Gwinnett County, Georgia
  Hart County, Georgia
May 2, 1924 WDBE, owned by the Gilham-Schoen Electric Company, Gordon St., Atlanta, is licensed
  Atlanta, Georgia (1900-2000)
May 30, 1924 C. E. Woolman to become vice president of Huff Daland Dusters, Macon, Georgia.
  City of Macon, Georgia
  Delta Air Lines
July 18, 1924 Peach County created
  Creation of Georgia Counties
  Peach County, Georgia
September 9, 1924 Army Air Service tells the city of Atlanta they must have a airfield in order to retain the headquarters of the Fourth Corps area
  Atlanta Municipal Airport
September 10, 1924 In the Democratic gubenatorial primary, William Harris defeated Thomas Hardwicke. Harris was a member of the Klan, Hardwicke adamently opposed to the organization.
  Ku Klux Klan in Georgia
October 1, 1924 Jimmy Carter born, Plains, Georgia
  Sumter County, Georgia
  Jimmy Carter
October 3, 1924 At the urging of owner George Foster Peabody, Franklin Delano Roosevelt and his wife Eleanor visit Warm Springs, Georgia for the first time. Peabody believes that the warm, mineral-laden water will benefit the polio-stricken politician.
  Franklin Delano Roosevelt
October 15, 1924 Fort Pulaski is transferred from the War Department to the National Park System
December 2, 1924 Cartoonist Jack Davis born, Atlanta, Georgia
  Atlanta, Georgia (1900-2000)
December 7, 1924 Mayor Walter Sims vetoes the appropriation of $65,000 for Nichols Farm, a proposed airport site on Brown's Mill Road
  Atlanta Municipal Airport
December 11, 1924 Asa Candler offers Candler Race Track for Atlanta to use as an airfield if they will pay the taxes.
  Atlanta Municipal Airport
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