“SAMPORIUM” – “Slaves Of Rome” – weekly update – episode # 10

“I wish it need not have happened in my time,” said Frodo. “So do I,” said Gandalf, “and so do all who live to see such times. But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring Idea in collage:

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Short remembrance about McLoughlin Bros. of New York

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” ― Mahatma Gandhi McLoughlin Bros., Inc. was a New York publishing firm that pioneered the systematic use of color printing technologies in children’s books, particularly between 1858 and 1920. The artistic and commercial roots of the McLoughlin firm were first developed by John McLoughlin, Jr. (1827-1905), who as a teenager learned wood engraving and printing while working for Elton & Co.–a New York firm formed by his father John

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