The will to succeed is important, but even more important is the will to prepare!! By Bobby Knight
Harrison County High Schools (Safe Room)
Archive for May, 2012
No man knows what he can do until he tries. By Publilius Syrus
SOCIETY AND CULTURE
- 1838 Charles Dickens writes Oliver Twist and Nicholas Nickleby.
- 1839 The first baseball game is played in Cooperstown, New York.
- 1841 The first university degrees are granted to women in America.
- 1841 Adolph Sax invents the saxophone.
You never conquer what you are not willing to face!!
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
1839 Charles Goodyear discovers the process of vulcanization, making possible the commercial use of rubber.
1839 Carl August Steinheil builds the first electric clock.
1841 Scottish surgeon James Braid discovers hypnosis.