Jan. 6, 1997
Today's Reading:"Bread Route" by Michael Collier, published by University of Chicago Press.
Today is Epiphany or Twelfth Day, known also as Old Christmas Day.
It's the birthday of American poet and biographer Carl Sandburg ("Chicago"), born in Galesburg, Illinois, 1878.
Film actor and popular silent film cowboy Tom Mix was born in Driftwood, Pennsylvania, on this day in 1880.
Novelist E(dgar) L(Laurence) Doctorow (RAGTIME) was born on this day in New York City in 1931.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®