Morning Minutes: June 29



Leesville Leader, May 16, 1929 reported: Along with many other Leesville people a member of the Leader staff attended the Huey P. Long meeting in Alexandria Saturday night. The Bolton high school auditorium was packed with people who also filled all the aisles, doorways and lobbies.- from Tall Pines II, A History of Vernon Parish, Louisiana and its People by Erbon W. Wise.



Word of the Day

Obstreperous ub-STREP-uh-rus (adj.) Marked by unruly or aggressive noisiness, clamorous; stubbornly resistant to control, unruly -- www.merriam-webster.com



Website of the Day

Dumpr

www.dumpr.net

Have fun with your photos on this site. Upload your photos and then add effects. Turn an image into a jigsaw puzzle, put your photo in a museum or on a mousepad, transform it into a sketch, and more.



Number to Know

309.6 million: The nation's estimated population on this July Fourth. -- www.census.gov



This Day in History

June 29, 1956: The Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1956 is signed, officially creating the U.S. Interstate Highway System.



Today's Featured Birthday

Actor Gary Busey (66)



Daily Quote

"Patriotism ... is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime." - Adlai Stevenson







    





          



            
Morning Minutes: June 29

Leesville Leader, May 16, 1929 reported: Along with many other Leesville people a member of the Leader staff attended the Huey P. Long meeting in Alexandria Saturday night. The Bolton high school auditorium was packed with people who also filled all the aisles, doorways and lobbies.- from Tall Pines II, A History of Vernon Parish, Louisiana and its People by Erbon W. Wise.

Word of the Day
Obstreperous ub-STREP-uh-rus (adj.) Marked by unruly or aggressive noisiness, clamorous; stubbornly resistant to control, unruly -- www.merriam-webster.com

Website of the Day
Dumpr
www.dumpr.net
Have fun with your photos on this site. Upload your photos and then add effects. Turn an image into a jigsaw puzzle, put your photo in a museum or on a mousepad, transform it into a sketch, and more.

Number to Know
309.6 million: The nation's estimated population on this July Fourth. -- www.census.gov

This Day in History
June 29, 1956: The Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1956 is signed, officially creating the U.S. Interstate Highway System.

Today's Featured Birthday
Actor Gary Busey (66)

Daily Quote
"Patriotism ... is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime." - Adlai Stevenson