Monthly Archive: January 2021

Jan. 31, 1872: Zane Grey

Pearl Zane Grey was born in 1872 in Zanesville, Ohio – a town founded by maternal grandfather John McIntire. Worked as a dentist before gaining fame...


Word Archaeology: echinus

This word, first used in the 14th Century, refers to a genus of sea urchins. In architecture, it’s the rounded molding on a Doric column. According...