Poor William's Almanack and Journal
Contact and Feedback
About William

Rightspeak Glossary

Privacy Statement
Search this site

Ben Franklin's bifocals Friday, July 29, 2005

Alexis de Tocqueville
[1805 - Alexis de Tocqueville, statesman & writer (Democracy in America) born in Paris]

[1858 - United States and Japan sign a commerce treaty]

Booth Tarkington
[1869 - Booth Tarkington, Pulitzer Prize-winning author, born in Indianapolis, Indiana]

Sigmund Romberg
[1887 - Sigmund Romberg, operetta composer, born in Nagykanizsa (Szeged), Hungary]

Melvin Belli
[1907 - Melvin Belli, attorney, born in Sonora, California]

NASA logo [1958 - NASA established]


As you travel across this great land of ours you can tell where you are by the character of the radio stations that come up on your dial. In Minnesota, North Dakota, and Montana you will listen to "The Moose" or "The Mountain." If you make it to California, you will find yourself in "The Zone."

moose zebras in zone

William's Whimsical Words:

It's all good.

BACKto Summer 2005

BACKto Almanack Main Page


Almanack | Journal | Contact & Feedback | About William | Forum | Archives | Glossary | Privacy | Search


Content and graphics copyright ©2005, Will Henry.
HTML and design copyright ©2002, ABC Internet.
All rights reserved.
Last updated on July 29, 2005

ABC Mini-logo