7th November 1914 (Saturday)

BORN TODAY: in Neola, Iowa – Raphael Aloysius Lafferty, “secret sci-fi genius more than ready for a comeback” and possibly “the most important science-fiction writer you’ve never heard of” [the Guardian book blog].

http://www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2014/aug/13/ra-lafferty-secret-sci-fi-genius-poised-for-comeback

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/R._A._Lafferty

War!

In the USA, the “Fort Wayne News” reports that the Armenians in Turkish Armenia are “aiding the Russians in the campaign against Turkey” and besieging the Turkish town of Van.

http://armenians-1915.blogspot.com/2007/11/2194-armenians-aiding-russians-besiege.html

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