Jan. 21, 1996
Today's reading: "Excelsior" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
Ad appeared in Boston newspaper in 1789 for first American novel.
Birthday of Confederate general Stonewall Jackson, 1824-1863.
Roger Baldwin, founder of American Civil Liberties Union, born in 1884.
Fashion designer Christian Dior born in 1905.
Birthday of radio personality Wolfman Jack, born in 1938.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®