GOOD OMENS by Neil Gaiman & Terry Pratchett
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — You’re a 16th century German prince plotting to crush a peasant rebellion, or perhaps you’re leading an army against the Ottoman Empire or looking to settle the score with a rival nobleman. What’s a guy looking for a tactical edge to do?
Louisiana Purchase: In 1803 the US bought 2.1 million square kilometer from the French for $15 million
Thank you France..
SuperTed (SC4/BBC1 1982-94)
"This is a story about an ordinary teddy bear. When he was made they found something wrong with him and threw him away, like a piece of rubbish, into an old dark store room.
Then from outer-space a spotty man brought him to life with his cosmic dust. He took him to a magic cloud where Mother Nature gave him special powers.
That bear became… SuperTed!”
Conservator Emeritus Gary Frost teaching about the mid 19th century iron Columbian Press during a UI Center for the Book class last night. If you want to get a look at this beauty, it is on display right outside the doors of Special Collections & University Archives on the third floor of the Main Library!
The models for “American Gothic” c. 1930’s
This house is in Iowa,
The models are Grant’s sister and his dentist.