Today in History
Henry Faulkner with his pet goat Alice.

Monday, December 5, 2016

1855: William Hackley recorded in his diary: Rose at 4:30 and went to the market and the streets were so wet that I walked on the piazza and bathed. At 9:35 a.m. barometer 29.53, thermometer 75, wind east northeast 1, clouds 9. Raining again. Went up to court and dismissed the case of the State of Florida vs. J.P. Smith upon payment of costs. Raining nearly the...

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