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 7, 2011
June 7: Carrie Nation Destroys Her First Saloon, 1899
She didn't use hatchets when she started out. First, it was rocks.
Today is the anniversary of the day that Carrie Nation destroyed her first saloon. Read article here.
Pictured: Carrie Nation. Photograph by Philipp Kester, before 1911.