Today’s header photo and the photos below are from Cheryl.
I’ve never in my life seen that many together. Nice shots Cheryl. 🙂
On this day in 1792 President George Washington signed the Postal Service Act thereby creating the U.S. Post Office.
In 1815 the USS Constitution, under Captain Charles Stewart fought the British ships Cyane and Levant. The Constitution captures both, but lost the Levant after encountering a British squadron.
In 1839 Congress prohibited dueling in the District of Columbia.
And in 1921 “The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse” was released starring Rudolph Valentino.
Quote of the Day
“Success is where preparation and opportunity meet.”
Today is Charles-Auguste de Beriot’s birthday.
And it would have been Kurt Cobain’s too. Such wasted talent. 😦