Daily Inspiration
July 1

The miracles of nature do not seem miracles because they are so common. If no one had never seen a flower, even a dandelion would be very beautiful to them. Young and old alike enjoy the experience of gently blowing on a dandelion and watching the seed float away. Dandelions are at least easy to grow,maintenance free,and probably the most recognized and talked about more so than any other flower.

Today in History

1903 1st Tour de France bicycle race begins.

1924 Through regular transcontinental airmail service forms, NYC-SF.

1931 Ice vending machines introduced in LA 25 lbs, 15 cents.

1943 "Pay-as-you-go" - 1st withholding tax from paychecks.

1960 USSR shoots down US RB-47 reconnaissance plane.

1963 ZIP Codes are introduced for United States mail.

1987 NYC radio station WFAN-AM becomes 1st 24 hour all sports radio.


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