The Year in News: 1904

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Can you name the missing word from these events that occurred in 1904?

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The distress signal CQD is established, only to be replaced 2 years later by ___
Henry ___ sets a new automobile land speed record of 91.37 mph
The first large-scale bodybuilding competition takes place at Madison ___ Garden in New York City
German Kaiser ___ II becomes the first person to make a political recording, using Thomas Edison's cylinder
Longacre Square in Manhattan is renamed ___ Square after The New York ___
Pharmacist David Evans Strickler invents the Banana ___ sundae
The Great Toronto ___ destroys much of that city's downtown, but there are no fatalities
U.S. Army engineers begin work on The ___ Canal
Cy Young of the Boston Americans throws the first ___ game in the modern era of baseball
___, the international governing body of association football, futsal and beach soccer, is established
Irish author James ___ meets his future wife Nora Barnacle
The third Modern ___ Games opens in St. Louis, Missouri, as part of the World's Fair
Puccini's 'Madame ___' debuts at La Scala in Milan
The Trans-___ railway is completed
Republican incumbent Theodore Roosevelt defeats Democrat Alton B. ___ in the presidential race
Manchester City defeats the Bolton ___ 1-0 in the FA Cup
Charles Dillon Perrine discovers Himalia, the largest irregular satellite on the planet ___
The stage play 'Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up' premieres in the city of ___
___ Cassatt is awarded the L├ęgion d'honneur by the French government for her services to the arts
Ivan ___, known for his behavioral research involving dogs, wins the Nobel Prize in Medicine
Joseph ___ publishes 'Nostromo'
The malted milk flavoring product, ___, is introduced in Berne, Switzerland
Welsh explorer and writer Sir Henry Morton ___ dies
Russian physician, author, and playwright Anton ___ dies from tuberculosis

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