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Boy Meets Bird & The Father Of Frisbees

There's a light at the end of the tunnel of our continuing global nightmare. But if it still seems far away, the past is always within your grasp for a quick smile.

Guess the historical figure

Who am I?

While I'm not a household name, without my greatest invention, companies would have one fewer branded-freebies to hand out. What started as a cake pan took the world by storm as the Frisbee.

Photo source: Wikimedia Commons

B&W colorization of the day

Flying high with your hero

What a treat it is to meet your hero. It's not every day you get to hold history in your hands as you meet jazz legend, Charlie Parker.

Photo source: Wikimedia Commons

On this day

Hersheypark opens its gates

On this day in 1907, chocolatier Milton Hershey opened up his theme park for Hershey's employees. Over a century a later, it's still attracts millions each year.

Photo source: Wikimedia Commons

Celebrity spotlight

When Alice met Groucho

Even with his signature mustache thinned and greyed, Groucho Marx had an aura about him. It's not enough, however, for rocker Alice Cooper to take a moment away from his beer to listen to the legend.

Photo source: Orange County Archives

Walter Frederick Morrison is the historical figure
We'll be back Monday with a reminder of what was :-)


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