I'm interested in scads of topics, and it seems I'm always running into interesting tidbits. I'd like to share some with you. I promise they'll always have at least a fleeting relevance to the day at hand.
June 22, 2011
June 22: Tom Dula Born, 1845
In the area where he was born, his name was pronounced "Tom Dooley." You've all heard the song. The details of the crime, however, are not quite as clear-cut as you might think.
Read article here.
Pictured: Tom Dula sign, erected by U. S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
Photo by Jan Kronsell