Today in the Revolution ...
Pennsylvania becomes the second state to ratify the Constitution.
Birthday of ...
John Jay. Age on 4 July 1776: 30.
POOR RICHARD'S ALMANACK
Formio bewails his Sins with the same heart,
As Friends do Friends when they're about to part.
Believe it Formio will not entertain,
One chearful Thought till they do meet again.
— Benjamin Franklin,1741