Sep. 8, 1996
Come home, Father!
Today's Reading: "Come Home, Father" by Henry Clay Work.
It was on this day in 1974 that President Gerald Ford pardoned Richard Nixon.
In 1960 on this day in London, Penguin Books was charged with obscenity for publishing D. H. Lawrence's book, LADY CHATTERLY.
It's the birthday of singer Patsy Cline (I FALL TO PIECES; CRAZY), born on this day in Winchester, Virginia, 1932. She died in a plane crash in 1963.
Michelangelo's marble sculpture of David was unveiled on this day in Florence in 1504.
Writer Ann Beattie was born on this day in 1947.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®