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Quote of the Week

“An extra yawn one morning in springtime, an extra snooze one night in the autumn is all that we ask….”

Winston Churchill 
British Prime Minister (1940-45; 1951-1955)
Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature
1874 – 1965

Don’t forget to turn your clocks back one hour for that “extra snooze” this weekend! 

Quote of the Week

Treat your friends as you do your pictures, and place them in their best light.

Jennie Jerome Churchill
(Lady Randolph Churchill)
Mother of British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
1854-1921

Quote of the Week

At two hours after midnight appeared the land, at a distance of 2 leagues.

Christopher Columbus
Italian-born Navigator and Explorer
1451- 1506
Journal of the First Voyage, October 12, 1492

This year, Columbus Day is celebrated on Monday, October 8.

Quote of the Week

…there is a harmony
In autumn, and a lustre in its sky,
Which through the summer is not heard or seen…

Percy Bysshe Shelley
English Romantic poet
1792-1822
From “Hymn to Intellectual Beauty”

Tomorrow, September 22, marks the first day of autumn.