Jul 18

Strange But True

Photo by Lisa Woakes on Unsplash

From the San Francisco Call, Volume 96, Number 157, November 4, 1904, Page 7

After wandering all over her body for fourteen years a needle was taken from the shoulder of Bertha Coler at the Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia. When she was five years old she fell to the kitchen floor and the needle entered her left ankle. At intervals of two or three months…

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Rusty Alderson

Rusty Alderson

Retired technologist — eschewing cubicles; observer extraordinaire; perpetual student; philosopher; poet; essayist; advocate for nature and wilderness.