Oct. 10, 1995
Certain Maxims of Archy
Today's reading: "Certain Maxims of Archy" by Don Marquis.
Norsk Hortfest, a Scandinavian festival, begins today in Minot, North Dakota.
Birthday of English physicist Henry Cavendish in 1731.
Composer Guiseppe Verdi born on this day in 1813.
In 1913 on this day President Woodrow Wilson detonated explosives to remove last obstacles from the Panama Canal.
Birthday of jazz pianist Thelonius Monk in 1917.
George Gershwin's musical Porgy and Bess opened in New York in 1935.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®