Oct. 4, 1995
A Quiet Place
Today's reading: "A Quiet Place" by Louis Jenkins, from Nice Fish, published by Holy Cow Press.
Birthday of children's author Edward Stratemeyer, Frederick Remington, Guys and Dolls playwright Damon Runyon, and Buster Keaton.
Feast day of St. Francis of Assisi.
Julian calendar changed to Gregorian in 1582.
First run of the Orient Express in 1883.
First commercial jet flight across Atlantic in 1958.
Russia's Sputnik I became the first earth satellite in orbit in 1957.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®