Monthly Archives: February 2019

HISTORY SHARE: ORIGINS OF THE LION / LAMB PROVERB

Farewell February, Welcome March – however you decide to come in, to northern hemisphere dwellers, you herald SPRING! http://kikn.com/where-did-the-phrase-in-like-a-lamb-out-like-a-lion-come-from/ https://www.theparisreview.org/blog/2015/03/02/folk-wisdom/

TRIVIA TRAIL: VIKING UNDERWEAR

Question: Did Vikings wear underwear? Answer: Apparently, yes. Linen ones. https://thornews.com/2017/10/23/research-wealthy-vikings-did-wear-blue-linen-underwear/

HISTORY TIDBIT: THE HOUSE OF STEWART / STUART

My paternal grandmother was a Stewart. Whether the family lineage includes the royal Stewarts, I couldn’t say, but the first of them, Robert II, also known as Robert the Steward, became King of the Scots on February 22nd, 1371. His maternal grandfather was Robert the Bruce (Robert I), the guy in the cave taking inspiration […]

HISTORY SHARE: LOG CABIN PRESIDENTS

Though the sixteenth president of the United states is the one most renowned for being born in a log cabin, the seventh, eleventh, twelfth, thirteenth, fourteenth, fifteenth, eighteenth, and twentieth all were, too. https://www.worldatlas.com/articles/which-us-presidents-lived-in-a-log-cabin.html

HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY

HISTORY SHARE: ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S SECRET VISITS TO SLAVES

https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/02/former-slaves-stories-abraham-lincoln/552917/

HISTORY SHARE: HISTORIC HIGH FLYER

Though it might be a tad chilly for it in some places, February 8th is North America’s National Kite Flying Day. Over the years, the sport has led to some truly legendary performances. Like those of the late Ray Bethell. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nr9KrqN_lIg http://vancouversunandprovince.remembering.ca/obituary/raymond-bethell-1928-2018-1072184349j

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