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21 Feb

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From: Peter Langston <psl>
Date: Mon, 21 Feb 100 16:36:02 -0800
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Subject: LIT BITS V3 #51

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Excerpted-from: LITERARY CALENDAR V3 #51

Today is Monday, 21 February 2000; on this day,

97 years ago (1903),

	The author of numerous _Diaries_ and other erotica, Anais
     Nin, is born in Nevilly, France. She will move to America after
     her father deserts the family, but later returns to live most of
     her life in Paris.

93 years ago (1907),

	W. H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden  is born in York.

75 years ago (1925),

	The first issue of the _The New Yorker_ is published. Founded
     and edited by Harold Ross to "reflect metropolitan life" the
     magazine announces that it will not be "for the old lady in

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