When you are close to a lava flow you understand the greatness of Mother nature and the power contained in our earth. At the time that Mount Saint Helen's erupted I was in a position where I could witness the power and force that was unleashed. Seeing and being near molten lava in Hawaii is another unforgettable sight.
Today in History
1923 The Hollywood Sign is officially dedicated in the hills above Hollywood, Los Angeles. It originally reads "Hollywoodland " but the four last letters are dropped after renovation in 1949.
1939 Frank Sinatra made his recording debut.
1960 US Democratic convention nominates JFK as presidential candidate.
1978 Lee Iacocca fired as Ford Motor Pres by chairman Henry Ford II.
1995 Space shuttle STS-70 (Discovery 20), launches.
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