On this day in 1829, William Austin Burt recieved a U.S. patent for the typographer, a precursor to the typewriter. The device was operated by hand to make the letter print onto paper.
Maybe we shouldn’t complain the next time Word does someething squirrely.
In other news, Historic Occasions designs are now available on Amazon.
The Signing of the Declaration of Independence by John Trumbull.
When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature’s God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation.
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Sorry we’ve been absent for a while. Life’s been a little busy. And the truth is we post Monday through Friday at The Write Side of My Brain.
Still, if we’re going to keep the news going about our little production company, we need to talk about…production. So, work with us here.
New designs are available this week at our CafePress shop. Click the picture to visit the shop:
More news is happening on the production front. Two meetings in the next week to talk about A Doublewide, Texas Christmas at CAT Theatre, and You Can’t Take It With You at Williamsburg Players. The 2018-2019 theater dance card is filling up.