I really can’t improve on the title The Economist gave this article about Queen Victoria’s panties, which recently sold at auction for about $10,000.
October 14, 1842: Croton Water Celebration; 1862: Mixing Water with Milk; 1859: Dedication of Glasgow Water Supply
October 14, 1842: Celebration of the delivery of the Croton water supply to New York City. “Two days before the holiday Hone wrote in his diary: ‘Nothing is talked of or thought of in New York but Croton water; fountains, aqueducts, hydrants, and hose attract our attention and impede our progress through the streets. 822 more words
A Mad Wicked Folly by Sharon Biggs Waller Audio by Katharine McEwan
Published by Viking Children’s 1/23/2014 Published by Listening Library
Vicky attends a “Finishing School” in France with only the art classes she sneaks off to keeping her sane. 411 more words