First let's commemorate the most significant food anniversary that took place around a month ago:
Mallomars were introduced November 13, 1913.
But is this as significant as the year 1912, when Oreos were introduced?
|After the theft of Mona Lisa from the Louvre, August 21, 1911, |
commemorated in these antique postcards in my collection,
she was returned on December 11, 1913.
|The thief, as depicted on one of my postcards.|
|New York, February 17 - March 15, 1913|
Infamous Armory Show presents Duchamp’s
“Nude Descending a Staircase"
(here shown for a change with Nancy's head)
|Paris, May 29, 1913 -- Premiere of Stravinsky's "Le Sacre du Printemps."|
|Paris, November 14, 1913 --|
Publication of first volume of Proust's Remembrance of Things Past.
AND one poem:
"Romantic Ireland's dead and gone,
"It's with O'Leary in the grave." -- W.B.Yeats, "September, 1913"