Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Friday the 13th. . . .

. . .comes on a Tuesday this month.

It's also the feast of the Baptism of the Lord in the traditional Roman Rite. And the "birthday into eternal life" of St Hilary of Poitier.

And according to my handy pocket almanac, on this day in 1854 "Anthony Faas of Pennsylvania patents the accordion." In his honour, herewith some reels on the accordian (and a bit of good dancing to watch since it is on You Tube, after all.