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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
From “Hymn to Intellectual Beauty”

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