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

Rightspeak Glossary

Privacy Statement
Search this site

Ben Franklin's bifocals Wednesday, August 3, 2005

Ernie Pyle Ernie Pyle with the troops
[1900 - Ernie Pyle, Pulitzer Prize journalist, war correspondent, born near Dana, Indiana]

Leon Uris    Leon Uris bestseller Exodus
[1924 - Leon Uris, author, born in Baltimore, Maryland]

USS Nautilus
[1958 - USS Nautilus (SSN-571) first ship to reach geographic North Pole submerged]

Look Out

Death is a Free Safety on the playing field of life. He is wearing Number 42 on his jersey, and you best keep your head on a swivel if you are anywhere near the ball. He has a running start and he doesn't take any prisoners.

Ronnie Lott

William's Whimsical Words:

Consider yourself lucky if you survive to play another series of downs.

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 August 3, 2005

ABC Mini-logo