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Wretched Richard's Almanac: October 24, 1901

The century turned, and Annie Edson Taylor found herself in her early 60s with a less than secure financial future. How she reached the decision that would make the next stage of her life far from typical is anyone’s guess. 21 more words


October 24, 1901: We'll Have a Barrel of Fun

Annie Edson Taylor was born on, October 24, 1838, in Auburn, New York. One of eight children, she led a typical if uneventful life. She became a schoolteacher, married, became widowed, spent her working years in a variety of jobs and locales from Bay City, Michigan to Mexico City. 358 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

Touring it up in the Falls

This week is my reading week, and I’m taking it pretty seriously AKA not doing school work and doing fun activities instead. I’m going to regret it when this week is over and I realize how much homework I should have done while I had the free time to do so. 251 more words


Waterfalls -  a bit of background.

I love them. Not sure why. When I started this blog I got to thinking what my first waterfall was and it was not one I have ever visited. 179 more words

American Canadian Border

PRESS RELEASE: Marineland Animal Defense Files Ombudsman Complaint Against Niagara Falls City Council

Press Release: Marineland Animal Defense Files Ombudsman Complaint Against Niagara Falls City Council

For Immediate Release

October 23, 2014

Media Contact: Dylan Powell¬†905 401 4872… 526 more words

up close and personal with Niagara Falls

Today’s weather was a little kinder so this morning we rode one of the Maid of the Mist boats up to both the American and Horseshoe Falls. 20 more words