Morning Minutes: May 5

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

Chirography kye-RAH-gruh-fee (noun) Handwriting, penmanship; calligraphy -- www.merriam-webster.com

Web Site of the Day

Arch Daily

www.archdaily.com

For architecture experts or those who are just intrigued by unique buildings, this site helps you discover architectural wonders around the world. From office buildings to boats to hotels, there are incredible images and educational info on a variety of structures.

Number to Know

0: Number of baserunners allowed by pitcher Cy Young in a game played May, 5, 1904. Young’s gem was the first perfect game in the modern era of baseball.

This Day in History

May 5,1862: Cinco de Mayo in Mexico: Troops led by Ignacio Zaragoza halt a French invasion in the Battle of Puebla.