1827 FOCAL NODE TEST THREAD.
/horror/ is a repository of truth. That much is plain. What events in history, stem from this year. Also, sitting is history class: Is it as horrific as it sometimes feels? And if you think history is horror, well guess what, you are right! Most people had lives that were full of events and so forth, but their voices were not heard. And yet they assumed, in our day, that their grand children down the line, would have their say. Well, 20th Century is gone, and so can we see the roots of it, as we gaze into the "penseive" or "galadriel's mirror" of the past? People who knock wiki are mistaken; It is a fine tool if you know how to read it. I myself use the "date" pages a lot, it is not unlike a tree of knowledge in some ways. But is knowledge, fruit?
April 29 – The Fly Whisk Incident in Ottoman Algeria: Hussein Dey slaps French consul Pierre Deval on the face, eventually leading to the Invasion of Algiers in 1830.
May 21 – The Maryland Democratic Party is founded by supporters of Andrew Jackson in Baltimore, and hosts its first meeting at the Baltimore Atheneum.
July 6 – Greek War of Independence: The Treaty of London between France, Britain, and Russia, demands that the Turks agree to an armistice in Greece.
July 14 – The Roman Catholic Diocese of Honolulu is founded in the Kingdom of Hawaii.
September 20 – A petition for a land grant for 215 acres on the north bank of Rio Grande, just across from Paso del Norte (present day Ciudad Juárez), is approved; the first residence is built on what is present day El Paso, Texas.
September 22 – Joseph Smith will claim in 1838 that on this day he took the golden plates from the place where they were stored, and that he began writing down the Book of Mormon from them the following December.
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