Good 56º dark smokey sky morning. Yesterday we topped at 106º at 4pm. UGH.
Today is a full moon. Take care out there!
This beautiful woman Annette Kellerman promotes women's Right to wear a Fitted One-piece Bathing Suit, 1907. She was arrested for indecency. Wow.
In the 1920s when measured and found the bathing suit too short you would be fined. Thank God for Democracy.
Picture of the Day....
Lori Roe Bouquet (General Mgr. at Roe Motors in Grants Pass) and her hubby Joe live on the Rogue River and she gets some great shots of the wildlife.... Comin' in ... goose landing....
Historically this date.....
1789 – The first U.S. federal government agency, the Department of Foreign Affairs, is established (it will be later renamed Department of State).
1953 – The Korean War ends when the United States, the People's Republic of China, and North Korea sign an armistice agreement. Syngman Rhee, President of South Korea, refuses to sign but pledges to observe the armistice.
1964 – Vietnam War: 5,000 more American military advisers are sent to South Vietnam bringing the total number of United States forces in Vietnam to 21,000
1981 – 6 year old Adam Walsh, son of John Walsh is kidnapped in Hollywood, Florida and is found murdered two weeks later.
1996 – Centennial Olympic Park bombing: in Atlanta, United States, a pipe bombexplodes at Centennial Olympic Park during the 1996 Summer Olympics. One woman (Alice Hawthorne) is killed, and a cameraman suffers a heart attack fleeing the scene. 111 are injured.
2007 – Phoenix News Helicopter Collision: news helicopters from Phoenix, Arizonatelevision stations KNXV and KTVK collide over Steele Indian School Park in central Phoenix while covering a police chase
And births this date include.....
1948 – Peggy Fleming, American figure skater
Yesterday I met up with Nancy and Dave Perry for lunch at Taqueria la Guacamaya across the Depot Street bridge in Rogue River.
OMG, Julio's food is sooooooooooooooooo good. I LOVE his tamales! I had a chicken and a pork tamale, rice and beans, and a little pico de gallo on lettuce. (Spicy!) I ordered enough to I had leftovers for dinner!!
We had a great visit. Been awhile. I think it's been about a year since the three of us have hooked up. We vowed to do this more often!!
The other night I got a picture of the orange moon, last night as the sun was setting I got a picture of the orange sun!
All I know. Nuff said. Happy TGIF. Ciao.
xo Sue Mom Bobo