On January 9th, 1929, the Seeing Eye was formed to train guide dogs.
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A thought for the day: We all should rise above the clouds of ignorance, narrowness and selfishness. -- Booker T. Washington
On this date in history:
In 1845, the U.S. Naval Academy was formally opened at Fort Severn, Annapolis, Md., with 50 midshipmen in the first class.
In 1886, Griswold Lorillard of Tuxedo Park, N.Y., ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- English chemist-physicist Henry Cavendish, discoverer of hydrogen, in 1731
- Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi in 1813
- actor Helen Hayes in 1900
- jazz ...Read More
Today is Saturday, Oct. 10, the 283rd day of 2015 with 82 to follow.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter and Venus. Evening stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Uranus and Saturn.
On October 10th, 1938, the Blue Water Bridge opened.
A thought for the day: Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. -- George Bernard Shaw