“There is no season when such pleasant and sunny spots may be lighted on, and produce so pleasant an effect on the feelings, as now in October.” – Nathaniel Hawthorne
- October is Cyber Security Awareness Month.
- October 11th, 1984, Aboard the Space Shuttle Challenger, astronaut Kathryn D. Sullivan became the first American woman to perform a spacewalk.
- October 22nd, 1879, Thomas Edison tested the first practical electric incandescent light bulb – it lasted 13 1/2 hours.
- Birthstone: Tourmaline & Opal.
- Flower of the Month: Calendula (Marigolds).
- Zodiac Signs: Libra, Scorpio.
Also in October
OCT 4 World Animal Day
OCT 12 Columbus Day
OCT 24 United Nations Day
OCT 31 Halloween
Happy Autumn to You.
May you receive Treats rather than Tricks this month!
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