Tue Mar 15, 2011
Mister Ron’s Basement # 1895
March is Women’s History Month! In celebration, we are reading fun stories by 19th and early 20th Century women writers!
Today we have found a newspaper column from 1890 by Kate M. Cleary that covers a variety of subjects - Thanksgiving, Christening a Ship, and the declining population of Iceland. It’s called ‘The Breakfast Table.’
Time: approx seven and a half minutes
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