Jan. 13, 1998
The Winter's Spring
Today's Reading: "The Winter's Spring" by John Clare.
It's the birthday of novelist Horatio Alger in Chelsea, Massachusetts, 1832, who wrote about poor boys rising to greatness through hard work and perseverance.
Western novelist A.B. Guthrie (SHANE; BIG SKY) was born on this day in 1901 in Bedford, Indiana.
Singer and entertainer Sophie Tucker, billed as "The Last of the Red-Hot Mamas," was born in Russia in 1884.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®