General News Archive - June 15, 2003
A pen and ink sealed the end of Appalachia's most infamous bloody feud instead of a shotgun and bullets.
Say what you want about Jim Furyk's swing. It won him a U.S. Open with a performance that put him in the record books.
Word of the Day
- A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'