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November 7, 2022 - COLOR THE WORLD ORANGE DAY – NATIONAL BITTERSWEET CHOCOLATE WITH ALMONDS DAY – NATIONAL RETINOL DAY – JOB ACTION DAY – NATIONAL CANINE LYMPHOMA AWARENESS DAY

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NOVEMBER 7, 2022 | COLOR THE WORLD ORANGE DAY | NATIONAL BITTERSWEET CHOCOLATE WITH ALMONDS DAY | NATIONAL RETINOL DAY | JOB ACTION DAY | NATIONAL CANINE LYMPHOMA AWARENESS DAY

Color the World Orange Day | First Monday in November

COLOR THE WORLD ORANGE DAY

The first Monday in November is dedicated to bringing awareness to Complex Regional Pain Syndrome and Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy with Color the World Orange Day. Read more…

Bittersweet Chocolate with Almonds Day | November 7

NATIONAL BITTERSWEET CHOCOLATE WITH ALMONDS DAY

On November 7th, National Bittersweet Chocolate with Almonds Day ushers in one of the more healthful ways to enjoy chocolate. Read more…

National Retinol Day | November 6

NATIONAL RETINOL DAY

On November 7th, celebrate the most popular anti-aging skincare ingredient with National Retinol Day! Read more…

Job Action Day | First Monday in November

JOB ACTION DAY

Job Action Day on the first Monday in November redefines the opportunities in the career world. Celebrate by exploring your options. Read more…

National Canine Lymphoma Awareness Day | November 7

NATIONAL CANINE LYMPHOMA AWARENESS DAY

On November 7th, National Canine Lymphoma Awareness Day educates and creates awareness about canine lymphoma. Read more…

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Recipe of the Day

Name: Fudge
Prep: 5 minutes
Cook: 5 minutes
Total Prep: 10 minutes
Servings: 4 dozen

Ingredients:

2/3 cup evaporated milk
1 2/3 cup sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cup marshmallows
1 1/2 cup chocolate chips
1 Tablespoon vanilla
1/2 cup nuts

Instructions:

In a medium saucepan, cook evaporated milk, sugar, and salt over low heat for 5 minutes.

Add marshmallows, chocolate chips, vanilla, and nuts.

Pour into a buttered baking dish and let cool.

Cut into squares.

November 7th Celebrated History

1805 

The Corps of Discovery under the command of Captain Meriwether Lewis, Second Lieutenant William Clark, and comprised of several U.S. Army and civilian volunteers, sight the Pacific Ocean for the first time. Over a year before, the expedition departed from the confluence of the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers.

1916 

The Montana Republican became the first woman elected to Congress. She served in the House of Representatives during two separate terms; first in 1916, four full years before the 19th amendment was passed. Montana extended the right to vote to women (excluding Native women) in 1914. Rankin was once again elected to the house in 1940.

1967 

Cleveland elected Carl B. Stokes, the first African-American mayor of a major U.S. city. The prosecuting attorney first ran for Mayor in 1965 but lost. Undaunted he ran again and won. Then in 1969, he was re-elected to a second term.

1989 

When voters went to the ballot box in Virginia, they helped make history when they voted for L. Douglas Wilder. He became the first elected African American governor in the history of the United States. Before running for governor, Wilder served a term as lieutenant governor.

1994 

The first traditional radio station streamed its broadcast via the internet around the world. WXYC at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill launched the 24-hour programming to demonstrate the potential of Internet broadcasting.

1996 

NASA launches the Mars Global Surveyor orbiter on a nine-year mission designed to map the Red Planet’s topography and measure its weather patterns.

November 7th Celebrated Birthdays

Andrew Dickson White – 1832

In 1865, the historian and educator co-founded Cornell University in Ithaca, NY.

Marie Curie – 1867

As a woman of many firsts, Curie not only became the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, she was the first person to win two. Her discoveries, along with her husband Pierre, of radioactivity, the elements polonium and radium led to the development of X-rays. She was also the first woman to lecture at the Sorbonne.

Lise Meitner – 1878

The physicist’s work with chemist Otto Hahn led to the explanation of nuclear fission.

Margaret Leech – 1893

The author and biographer became the first woman to win a Pulitzer Prize for History. In 1960, she became the only person to win a second Pulitzer Prize.

Billy Graham – 1918

The Christian evangelist preached for over 40 years reaching millions via radio, television, and revivals.

Pillsbury Doughboy – 1965

The iconic mascot of the Pillsbury Company debuted in a Flakey Biscuit commercial. Also known as Poppin’ Fresh, the character would represent the company until 2005.

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