Earlier we were speaking of the polio diagnosis of President Franklin Roosevelt. Now let’s chat a bit about the stamina of his wife, First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. For years, Eleanor …..
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You learn something new every day, and today we learned how future president Franklin D. Roosevelt got polio at age 39. Or how he probably got it: from the Boy …..
There’s a good feature in Vanity Fair about writer and high society gossipmonger Gore Vidal.
Garry Winogrand’s great photos show “the people watching the parade, not the parade.”
Simpler times.The Senate historian describes the day in 1945 that Harry Truman became president of the United States:
How popular was crooner Bing Crosby in his day?