Anchors Away My Boys

American Treasure Tour Trivia Blog

History:  1794
On this date in 1794 the United States Government established the NAVY.


Today's Song:  Anchors Away!


Born on this Date:  1939
Cale Yarborough
One of only two drivers in NASCAR history to win three consecutive championships.

Died on this Date:  2009
Irving R. Levine

What was Irving's claim to fame?
a.  Secretary of State for President Carter
b.  Journalist
c.  Invented the barcode
*answer at bottom of post

Did you know?
That is 21 states Wal-Mart is the single largest employer?


Today's Quote:
I always turn to the sports page first, which record people's
accomplishments. The front page has nothing but man's 
failures.
     - Chief Justice Earl Warren 


*b. Journalist