Feb. 26, 1996
Young Blondes, A Religious Poem
Today's reading: "Young Blondes, A Religious Poem" by Gavin Ewart from SELECTED POEMS 1933-1988, published by New Directions, 1988.
It's the birthday of French novelist and poet, Victor Hugo, born in 1802.
American frontiersman Buffalo Bill was born on this day in Scott County, Iowa in 1846.
Twenty-nine year old Karl Marx published his Communist Manifesto in 1848.
The first New York subway line opened in 1870.
It's the birthday of English critic and teacher, I.A. Richards, born in 1893.
The Grand Canyon National Park was established on this day in 1919.
Jazz singer Fats Domino was born on this day in New Orleans in 1928.
Johnny Cash was born on this day in Kingsland, Arkansas in 1932.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®