Today in history, greetings, and social banter here. (More)

Three hundred colonists left Dieppe for New France today (1632). Also, William Austin Burt patented the typographer (1829), the Federation Internationale de Gymnastique was founded (1881), the European Coal and Steel community was established (1952), and Telstar relayed the first life, public, trans-Atlantic television transmission (1962). And the International Whaling Commission voted to end commercial whaling within four years (1982).

Good morning! ::hugggggs::