1861: Grace Raymond Hebard born (lawyer, suffragist, reformer, educator, mapmaker, writer including a biography of Sacajawea)
1937: Amelia Earhart and Fred Noonan disappeared while attempting the first flight around the world.
Quote for Today
There are really only three types of people: those who make things happen, those who watch things happen, and those who say, "What happened?"
-- Ann Landers (Esther Pauline Friedman Lederer)
True, a little learning is a dangerous thing, but it still beats total ignorance.
-- Abigail van Buren (Pauline Esther Friedman Phillips)
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