Tuesday, February 15, 2011
celebrate the everyday － february.
here we are, mid-month,
& i've yet to properly welcome february,
the longest shortest month of the year.
ah, february, when . . .
. . . the city of st. louis was established . meet me there, louie!
. . . levi strauss was born . with good genes.
. . . the battle of the alamo began . remember?
. . . the first adhesive postage stamps were introduced . glue, be gone!
. . . george washington gale ferris, jr., inventor of the ferris wheel,
was born . wheeeee!
. . . outdoorsman l.l. bean was born . for real!
. . . zeppo marx was born . with the name herbert.
. . . aviator charles lindbergh was born . lucky!
. . . the u.s. supreme court upheld the 19th amendment, which guarantees
the right of women to vote . um, yeah.
. . . the tomb of egyptian king tutankhamen was unsealed .
. . . lisa marie presley was born . unh-hunh-hunh.
. . . the beatles' album hey, jude was released . yay!
image source: irene suchocki/isphotography @ etsy.com.