A.A. & e.e.

Do you believe that on this date 88 years ago Winnie-the-Pooh by A.A. Milne was first published?  By the way Mr. Milne's first and second names are, Alan Alexander.

 

House at Pooh Corner was first performed by the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band in 1970 but best known by the Loggins & Messina recording on their 1971 album Sittin' In.

House at Pooh Corner was first performed by the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band in 1970 but best known by the Loggins & Messina recording on their 1971 album Sittin' In.

Did you know that Jim Messina was also a member of POCO and BUFFALO SPRINGFIELD and among the instruments he plays is a guitar, mandolin, and dobro.  Doh Bro, what is a dobro?

THIS IS A DOBRO!  read more about it here:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dobro

THIS IS A DOBRO!  read more about it here:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dobro

Buffalo Springfield's huge hit was:

For What It's Worth from 1967 ... written by Stephen Stills.  This song is currently ranked #63 on the Rolling Stone's list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.

Another great song from 1967 is  The Who's, I Can See for Miles and Miles...and speaking of miles and miles.  Did you know people come from miles around to see the treasures at the American Treasure Tour?  

Here is just ONE of those treasures that you just have to come and see:

Our 18 foot long doll house just installed in the music room.  What a gorgeous beauty it is and you can learn more about this new addition when you come to visit us. Speaking of visits ... it is time to visit today's birthday highlight:  On this date in 1894, this poet and author was born.  Who is he?

Our 18 foot long doll house just installed in the music room.  What a gorgeous beauty it is and you can learn more about this new addition when you come to visit us.

Speaking of visits ... it is time to visit today's birthday highlight:  On this date in 1894, this poet and author was born.  Who is he?

If you guessed e.e. cummings you were correct.   We will leave you today with a quote from Edward Estlin Cummings ...

 

To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting. e.e. cummings
— BrainyQuote