Historical Fragments

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Re: Historical Fragments

Post by Catoptric » Thu Nov 17, 2022 5:04 pm

During the gold rush of California, a Chinese man would wash miners' clothing for free and was thought to be dumb. . . and obviously he knew better than to mine for gold when they were bringing it to him.

https://www.historynet.com/chinese-immi ... -frontier/


Quacks (and quack people still claim to channel the quacks. . .)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Martin_Peebles

February 20, 1970
Biologist Doubts Man's Survival in a World Run by ‘Idiots’ Too Old to Change
https://www.nytimes.com/1970/02/20/arch ... ld-to.html
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Re: Historical Fragments

Post by Catoptric » Mon Nov 21, 2022 12:51 pm

Saint Nicholas was a Turkish necromancer who got kicked out of the Council of Nicaea for slapping another Bishop.

Bishop Nicholas Loses His Cool
https://www.stnicholascenter.org/who-is ... s-his-cool

I should also point out that Jesus was a Necromancer. . .

A likely apocryphal story which is where the Necromancer claim came from:

Saint Nicholas was also murdered by a Butcher.
https://www.stnicholascenter.org/who-is ... -innkeeper

What other tantalizing stories will emerge?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Nicholas



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Because Cork was a major port, ships coming from there would be documented in immigration documents, so people confused it (when doinh geneological research) for when people from other parts of Europe would go there for traveling intercontinentally.


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Historic Armenia (the cradle of Indo-European civilization)
https://arevordi.blogspot.com/2011/01/a ... nuary.html

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