Morning Minutes: Nov. 3

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

aureole \AWR-ee-ohl\ (noun) radiance surrounding the head or the whole figure in the representation of a sacred personage; any encircling ring of light or color; halo; in astronomy, corona; in geology, a zone of altered country rock around an igneous intrusion. —

Website of the Day

In honor of Daylight Saving Time, which ends today, check out a world clock, weather, calculators, countdowns and more at

Number to Know

1895: Benjamin Franklin first suggested Daylight Saving Time in 1784, but modern DST was not proposed until 1895 when an entomologist from New Zealand, George Vernon Hudson, presented a proposal for a two-hour daylight saving shift to the Wellington Philosophical Society.

This Day in History

Nov. 3, 1913: The United States introduces an income tax.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Model Kendall Jenner (18)

Daily Quote

“A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.” — Walter Winchell