On this Day in 1829

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.

When was the last time you read it?

 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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