Oh my, it's October...
The Calendula or Marigold are the this month's
flower. The meaning of these are sorrow or sympathy.
Opal is this month's birthstone. The opal
derives it's name from the Latin word "opalus,"
meaning prized jewel.
October Zodiac Sign---
Libra is one of the zodiac signs for this month--
September 23-October 22.
Characteristics of Libra are charming, perceptive,
diplomatic, pleasant and refined.
Scorpio is the other sign---more on this next month.
Were you born this month??
Who else was born this month---
Luciano Pavarotti-opera singer
Marie Osmond-country/pop singer
Ray Kroc-founder of Mickey D's
Jimmy Carter-President 1977-1981
Eleanor Roosevelt-President's wife
Notable happenings in October---
"Peanuts" cartoon debuted, 1950.
George Washington proclaimed the first National
"Cats" opened on Broadway, 1982.
Kathy Sullivan was the first woman to walk in
"I Love Lucy" premiered on CBS-TV, 1951.
First Lady Bess Truman died, 1982.
The Gateway Arch in St. Louis, MO was
completed, 1965. It stand 630 feet.
Other notable days in October---
National Frugal Fun Day--2nd
Long Walk Day--5th
National Angel Food Cake Day--10th
National Sausage Pizza Day--11th
National Grouch Day--15th
National Bologna Day--24th
Make A Difference Day--27th
National Candy Corn Day--30th
HAVE AN ENJOYABLE OCTOBER!!!
~Keep on Dreaming~