The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
  • Morning Minutes: Sept. 29

  • Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

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  • Word of the Day

    toile twahl (noun) any of various transparent linens and cottons. www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    Black In History


    Learn about famous blacks in America, from Martin Luther King Jr. to Bill Cosby.

    Number to Know

    7: On this date in 1982, the Chicago Tylenol murders begin when the first of seven individuals dies in metropolitan Chicago.

    This Day in History

    Sept. 29, 1951: The first live sporting event seen coast-to-coast in the United States, a college football game between Duke and the University of Pittsburgh, is televised on NBC.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Comedian Andrew Dice Clay (56)

    Daily Quote

    “Our actions are the results of our intentions and our intelligence.” — E. Stanley Jones

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