I really enjoyed chatting with everyone last night at the Fairer than Morning Facebook Party. What a great group we had--fun, smart, and thoughtful.
Here are the answers to the trivia contest, for those who must know (like Donn!) :-)
1 What kind of animal is Dr. Loftin’s most prized piece of livestock?
A white pig
2 How many sisters does Ann have?
Two younger sisters
3 What does Will see in Master Good’s hand on the morning that Will is chopping wood in the yard?
4 What symbol is marked on the foreheads of John and Clara Simon?
A cross inside a circle
5 Where does Will first meet Emmie Flynn?
At the poorhouse
1 In the year 1826, two presidents died within hours of each other on July 4th. Who were they?
Thomas Jefferson and John Adams
2 A decade before this novel begins, a famous English authoress published what would become some of the world’s most famous love stories. Name one of her novels.
The authoress: Jane Austen The novels: Pride and Prejudice, etc.
3 Of what metal were most plows made in the 1820s?
4 In 1826, were women wearing loose, classical gowns in Empire/Regency style, or corsets and lower waistlines?
Corsets and lower waistlines than the Regency style.
5 In the 1820s, two states were added to the USA, both with the initial letter ‘M.’ Name one.
Maine and Missouri
Everybody with a certain number of correct answers was put into the drawing for the prize, and the winner is:
I will be emailing you to offer your prize. Congratulations!