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Paper Bag Making #OnThisDay

On July 12th 1859, William Goodall of Massachusetts, USA, patented a machine for the making of paper bags.

Specification of Letters Patent No. 24,734, dated July 12, 1859. 377 more words

Culture

The Homemade Rope

The growth of the Korean Church, among the greatest legacies of modern Christianity, came at a cost. The first Catholic missionaries were persecuted in the 1700s, and the first Protestant missionary, Carl Gutzlaff, stayed only a month in 1832. 389 more words

Faith

Happy Birthday, E.B. White!🎉

Elwyn Brooks White, American writer, author of popular children’s books, including “Stuart Little”  and “Charlotte’s Web”, was born on 11 July 1899 ( and died in 1985) 205 more words

On This Day

ON THIS DAY: July 11, 2020

July 11th is

World Population Day *

Blueberry Muffin Day

Bowdler’s Day *

Cheer up the Lonely Day

National Mojito Day

Rainier Cherries Day

All American Pet Photo Day… 2,344 more words

History

On this day

On this day in 1804, Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, vice president of the United States, met in Weehawken, New Jersey, where Burr shot and wounded Hamilton in a duel; in 1864, the 77th New York Volunteer Regiment under the command of Colonel French lost 6 men killed or mortally wounded and 12 men wounded, and 1 man missing in the Battle of Fort Stevens in Northwest Washington, D.C., as part of the Valley Campaigns of 1864; in 1895, the New York State Bankers’ association visited Schuylerville via special train from Saratoga Springs (they were at a convention in the city); in 2018, the Schuylerville Village board discussed the format and content of the Waste Water Treatment Plant monthly report; and in 2019, the Saratoga Paddle Club opened for the first time on Fish Creek. 38 more words

IFTTT

On This Day in #KatyPerryHistory... 11th July 2009 Katy Perry played at T in the Park in Scotland

On This Day in #KatyPerryHistory… 11th July 2009 Katy Perry played at T in the Park in Scotland

Setlist

Fingerprints

One of the Boys

Hot n Cold… 24 more words