Editor’s Note: Hyman Appelman was born in Russia to orthodox Jewish parents who moved to America in 1914. Appelman became a trial lawyer in Chicago. At age twenty-eight he was converted to Christianity, causing his parents to disown him. His father said to him, “When your sides come together from hunger and you come crawling to my door, I will throw you a crust of bread as I would any other dog.” Feeling a definite call to preach, he attended Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and became one of the greatest evangelists of his generation. Dr. Appelman made eight or...Read More
Month: September 2017
Recently I attended a Big Band concert. For those who may be unfamiliar with this style of music, here is some information I gathered from InfoGalactic.com. A big band is a type of musical ensemble that originated in the United States and is associated with jazz and the Swing Era, typically consisting of percussion, brass, and woodwind instruments totaling approximately 12 to 25 musicians.With the advent of network radio in the mid-to late 1920s big bands became the predominant force in popular music. Initially their main provenance was in the ballrooms of large hotels where their sole purpose was...Read More
Editor’s Note: This is the ninth chapter of Alfred the Great, by Jacob Abbot (published 1872) Read Part 8 here IX. Reassembling of the Army Athelney, though its precise locality cannot now be certainly ascertained, was in the southwestern part of England, in Somersetshire, which county lies on the southern shore of the Bristol Channel. There is a region of marshes in that vicinity, which tradition assigns as the place of Alfred’s retreat; and there was, about the middle of this century, a farm-house there, which bore the name of Athelney, though this name may have been given...Read More
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