Y Celebrate 2day? 10/4/09

Btms ^ for October 4.
All Liquor Barns are open Sundays from 1 pm to 9 pm.
Drink Forecast for Today (DF 42day): E. Guigal’s Chateauneuf-du-Pape 2 toast 2 the 1st visit 2 the USA on this date in 1965 by a Pope, Pope Paul VI. (Did you know ‘Chateauneuf-du-Pape’ is French for ‘new house of Pope’? Now you do!) 
On this Date in…
1822 – Rutherford B. Hayes was born…to be the 9th US President.
1861 – Frederic Remington born…to sculpt and paint the old American West.
1876 – Texas A&M University opened…Texas’ first institute of higher learning.
1880 – Damon Runyon born…with a “Runyon-esque” writing style!
1883 – The 1st run of the “Orient Express” between Europe and Turkey.
1927 – Gutzon Borglum began sculpting Mount Rushmore…go tell it on the mountain!
1933 – Esquire magazine 1st published…”man at his best”?
1937 – Writer Jackie Collins born…”Lucky“!
1941 – “Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me!” humorist Roy Blount, Jr. was…Born!
1941 – Writer Anne Rice born…to have an “Interview with the Vampire”!
1944 – Tony La Russa born…to be the 3rd winning-est MLB manager.
1946 – Actress Susan Sarandon born…to be Thelma’s friend Louise.
1957 – “Leave it to Beaver” premiered on CBS-TV.
1965 – Pope Paul VI became the 1st Pope to visit the United States, and the Western Hemisphere.
1967 – Actor Liev Schreiber born…to be another “Manchurian Candidate”?
1976 – Actress Alicia Silverstone born…totally “Clueless”?

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