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Thread #117009 Message #2516623
Posted By: Bonnie Shaljean
16-Dec-08 - 05:21 AM
Thread Name: Happy Beethoven's Birthday! (born 16 Dec 1770)
Subject: RE: Happy Beethoven's Birthday!
Jane Austen's birthday too, born 5 years later.
There was a great Peanuts strip about Beethoven's birthday, involving Schroeder of course - can't remember it exactly, but somebody - probably Lucy - raises some kind of fuss about all the attention the great composer is receiving, and the last panel shows Snoopy holding up a sign which says This annoucement void where prohibited