October 2nd is known as World Farm Animals Day. Spend the day at your local zoological park or petting zoo. It is also National French Fried Scallops Day.
October 2, 1836: Charles Darwin completed his voyage around the world. This trip was where he discovered his theory of natural selection.
October 2, 1866– J. Osterhoudt patented the first tin can with a key opener. The first cans were so thick, a hammer had to be used.
October 2, 1929– NBC radio began broadcasting ‘The National Farm and Home Hour‘. It was a variety show known as the farmer’s bulletin board.
October 2, 1945– ‘American Pie’ writer and singer Don McLean was born.
The Simplest American Pie Recipe
2/3 cup sugar
1/4 cup flour
nutmeg- use to preference
cinnamon- use to preference
8 apples- peeled and sliced.
Mix ingredients in bowl. Pour into pre-made pie crust. Bake at 450 degrees for 40 minutes.