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Ben Franklin's bifocals Friday, July 19, 2013

The Rosetta Stone
[1799 - The Rosetta Stone is found at Rashid, near Alexandria, Egypt]

Artist Edgar Degas    Artist Edgar Degas - His Self Portrait    Painter Edgar Degas' - Ecole de Danse    Artist Edgar Degas Self Portrait photo
[1834 - Edgar Degas, Impressionist artist, born in Paris]

Woman's Rights Pioneer Elizabeth Stanton
[1848 - First Woman's Rights Convention begins
in Seneca Falls, New York]

Surgeon Charles Mayo    Surgeon Charles Mayo    Charles H. Mayo, MD
[1865 - Charles Horace Mayo, surgeon, born in Rochester, Minnesota]

Sioux Chief Sitting Bull
[1881 - Sioux Indian Chief Sitting Bull
surrenders to federal troops]

Writer A.J. Cronin    Writer A.J. Cronin
[1896 - A.J. (Archibald Joseph) Cronin, author, born in Cardross, Strathclyde, Scotland]

[1909 - Neal Ball makes the first major-league unassisted triple play for the Cleveland Indians]

Actor Lou Krugman    Actor Lou Krugman
[1914 - Lou Krugman, actor, born in Passaic, New Jersey]

Politician George McGovern    Politician George McGovern    Politician George McGovern    George McGovern
[1922 - George Stanley McGovern, historian, Congressional representative, senator, presidential candidate, born in Avon, South Dakota]

Actor Pat Hingle    Actor Pat Hingle    Actor Pat Hingle    Actor Pat Hingle
[1924 - Martin Patterson 'Pat' Hingle, actor, born in Miami, Florida]

Actor Richard Jordan    Actor Richard Jordan
[1938 - Richard Jordan, actor, born in New York City]

Dave Fisher    Folk Rock Singer Dave Fisher
[1940 - Dave (David Louis) Fisher, singer, guitarist, born in New Haven, Connecticut]

Prima Ballerina Natalia Bessmertnova   Natalia Bessmertnova
[1941 - Natalia Bessmertnova, Bolshoi prima ballerina, born in Moscow]

Keyboardist Keith Godchaux    Keyboardist Keith Godchaux    Keyboardist Keith Godchaux    Keyboardist Keith Godchaux
[1948 - Keith Richard Godchaux, Grateful Dead keyboard musician, born in Seattle, Washington]


man dancing happy

Indulge thyself occasionally.
Debase thyself never.
Behave thyself conveniently,
Thee might not live forever.

hick kick dancing

William's Whimsical Words:

It is OK to cut loose once in a while, as long as no one gets hurt.

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