"When I dispair, I remember that all through history the ways of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants, and murderers, and for a time they can seem invincible, but in the end they always fall. Think of it always." - Mahatma Gandhi
Nellie Bly 'Round the World' board game. Photo credit: James P. Blair/Newseum collection
Historic Newspapers~ The Neosho Times dated 04/27/1882 -- "JESSE JAMES ASSASSINATED!" is actually a teaser for McElhany & Bro.'s full front-page advertisement for dress goods, clothing, hats, and carpets. On exhibit in the News Corporation News History Gallery at the Newseum. Newseum collection Photo credit: Newseum collection
Historic Newspapers~ Pennsylvania Journal and Weekly Advertiser dated 10/31/1975 -- Tombstone edition protesting the Stamp Act. On exhibit in the News Corporation News History Gallery at the Newseum. Newseum collection Photo credit: Newseum collection
Alfred Lord Tennyson: Athelstan King, Lord among Earls, Bracelet-bestower and Baron of Barons, He with his brother, Edmund Atheling, Gaining a lifelong Glory in battle, Slew with the sword-edge There by Brunanburh, Brake the shield-wall, Hew'd the lindenwood, Hack'd the battleshield, Sons of Edward with hammer'd brands. Theirs was a greatness Got from their Grandsires-- Theirs that so often in Strife with their enemies Struck for their hoards and their hearths.