Wellington Daily News - Wellington, KS
  • Morning Minutes: Oct. 14

  • Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

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  • word of the day

    bluestocking bloo-stok-ing (noun) a woman with considerable scholarly, literary or intellectual ability or interest; a member of a mid-18th-century london literary circle. www.dictionary.com

    website of the day

    just a reflektor


    if you haven’t seen the visual art project by vincent morisset for arcade fire’s new album, go check it out now.

    number to know

    1908: on this date in 1908, the chicago cubs defeated the detroit tigers, 2-0, clinching the world series. it would be their last one to date.

    this day in history

    oct. 14, 1884: the american inventor george eastman receives a u.s. government patent on his new paper-strip photographic film.

    today’s featured birthday

    singer-songwriter usher (35)

    daily quote

    “i don't care what anybody says about me as long as it isn't true.” — truman capote

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