Dec. 31, 1995
A Display of Mackerel
Today's reading: "A Display of Mackerel" by Mark Doty from ATLANTIS, published by Harper Perennial.
First New Year's celebration dates back to 2000 BC in Mesopotamia.
Birthday of composer Jule Styne, born in 1905.
Violinist Nathan Milstein born in 1903.
Artist Henri Matisse born in 1869.
Birthday of WWII army general, George Marshall, in 1880.
Civil War general, George Meade, born in 1815.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®