This episode of California’s Gold, first aired in 2006, tells the story of the four — or actually five — ceremonial spikes connected to the opening of the United States’ first transcontinental railroad. I now have to admit that even though I’ve seen and admired the golden spike […]
Of all animals, the outward form of the Lion is the most striking ; his look is bold and confident; his gait proud; and his voice terrible ; and from his great strength and agility, is usually styled the king of beasts — WILLIAM PINNOCK, The Guide to Knowledge Until […]
The theme for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is Letter Y – Needs to start or end with the letter Y or in the caption for the photo “Why” needs to be present. Let’s see how creative you can we can be on this challenge. Have fun with […]
I’ve been walking past this small trailer for months now, wondering what the words meant. Now I know that hafa adai is a friendly greeting in the language of Guam.
A selection of smiling faces, 1972-1974.