Morning Minutes: May 24

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

Aspersion uh-SPER-zhun (noun) A sprinkling with water especially in religious ceremonies; a false or misleading charge meant to harm someone's reputation; the act of making such a charge, defamation - www.merriam-webster.com

Website of the Day

Fashion is Spinach

www.fashionisspinach.com

This fun blog focuses on interesting design, quirky finds and personal style. From inspiring fashion trends in magazines to cute shoes that don’t cost a fortune, there’s something for anyone looking to spruce up their wardrobe or apartment.

Number to Know

1935: Year when the first Major League Baseball night game was played. It happened on this date in Cincinnati.

This Day in History

May 24, 1883: The Brooklyn Bridge in New York City is opened to traffic after 14 years of construction.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Musician Bob Dylan (70)

Daily Quote

“They fell, but o'er their glorious grave

Floats free the banner of the cause they died to save.” - Francis Marion Crawford