Monday, July 5, 2010
Yep, We're Still Closed - Open Tomorrow!
National Geographic News July 2, 2009: "Nineteenth-century July 4ths featured noisy artillery salutes, as explosives left over from various wars were fired all day. The practice faded as cannons aged and fell into disrepair." It never occurred to me to wonder what happened to leftover cannonballs. Now you know.