I need to help you laugh.
Actually, considering my week, I need to help myself laugh. Let’s laugh together, shall we?
You may or may not have read the story I wrote in today’s Press & Dakotan about the 60th anniversary of the groundbreaking for the Gavins Point Dam. I recommend it, not because I wrote it, but because I find that sort of history interesting.
As part of putting it together, I revisited some issues of the Press & Dakotan from 1952.
So, you are greeted on the front cover of the May 19, 1952, edition of the paper with this:
So you’re reading along, and for the groundbreaking story’s finale you are asked to please go to page 8. Simple. No problem.
“Wow. What a momentous day that summed up,” you think.
Oh, but what is this final bit of bold text at the end? Oh. Oh!?
Now, that you mention it, I do need to get rid of this “dam” itch …