Thank you all for the prayers and condolences for Mom’s passing. My family and I appreciate it more than I’m capable of expressing at the moment, but I wanted you all to know that it helps us, and we are thankful for them.
Allen, Cheryl, and Elizabeth
On this day in 1774 Britain passed the Coercive Act against Massachusetts.
In 1864 a group of Copperheads attacked Federal soldiers in Charleston, IL. Five were killed and twenty were wounded.
In 1933 the Nazis ordered a ban on all Jews in businesses, professions and schools.
And in 1963 Sonny Werblin announced that the New York Titans of the American Football League was changing its name to the New York Jets.
Quote of the Day
“I swore never to be silent whenever and wherever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.”
Today is Evelyn Tornquist Karlsson‘s birthday. It’s also Bill Gaither’s. So here’s Evie on Bill’s show. From GaitherVEVO
And on this day in 1943 Sergei Rachmaninoff died. 😦 Fromtheoshow2who has a nice collection of classic performances. 🙂