On This Day, Back In The Day
1682 – William Penn arrived in “Pennsylvania’
1787 – Mozart’s “Don Giovanni” premiered in Prague
1929 – The NY Stock Exchange crashed on “Black Tuesday” — The Great Depression was not far behind
1998 – At the age of 77, John Glenn, the first American to orbit the earth, returned to space on the Space Shuttle Discovery
2012 – Hurricane Sandy rips the east coast, killing 300 and doing billions in damage
BIG STORIES OUT OF D.C. AND POLITICS.
OTHER STORIES CATCHING MY EYE