Happy January!

“We spend January 1st walking through our lives, room by room, drawing up a list of work to be done, cracks to be patched. Maybe this year, to balance the list, we ought to walk through the rooms of our lives… not looking for flaws, but for potential.”
– Ellen Goodman

Interesting Facts

January is National Blood Donor Month.

On January 1st, 1818, Mary Shelley’s novel Frankenstein, or The Modern Prometheus was published, anonymously, in London. 500 copies were made.

On January 15th, 1863, Woodpulp paper was first used in the US for a printed newspaper by the Boston Morning Herald of Boston.

Birthstone: Garnet.

Flower of the Month: Carnation.

Zodiac Signs: Capricorn, Aquarius.

Also in January

JAN 1     New Year’s Day

JAN 14   Orthodox New Year

JAN 17   Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Wishing you a better year than the last!



Omar Khamisa
Mission San Jose Mortgage
2111 W. March Lane, Suite B100
Stockton, CA 95207
Office: 209-651-2000
Mobile: 510-648-5535
Fax: 209-434-2311
NMLS: 369325



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