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.
September 18, 2011
September 18: Charles Tiffany Opens an Emporium, 1837
Charles Tiffany borrowed $1,000 from his father and, in partnership with his friend, John Young, opened a store to sell stationery and gifts.
Who would have ever guessed it would become the foremost retail diamond establishment in the world?