Morning Minutes: Nov. 10

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

chattel \CHAT-l\ (noun) a movable article of personal property; any article of tangible property other than land, buildings and other things annexed to land; a slave. —

Website of the Day


Taking it one step further from a typical evite, Eventbrite allows users to create their own events and sell tickets to it. Conferences, fundraisers, reunions and other social events all have an organized home here.

Number to Know

1898: On this date in 1898, the Wilmington Insurrection of 1898 began. It is the only instance of a municipal government being overthrown in U.S. history.

This Day in History

Nov. 10, 1919: The first national convention of the American Legion is held in Minneapolis, Minn., ending on Nov. 12.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Actress Ellen Pompeo (44)

Daily Quote

“Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience.” — Paulo Coelho