Carl Mays threw his last big-league pitch in 1929 at the age of thirty?seven

Carl Mays threw his last big-league pitch in 1929 at the age of thirty?seven

A baseball player, who has to depend on a strong arm or a sharp batting eye to break into the lineup, can have his day in the sun come and go overnight. Laura Ingalls Wilder hadn’t even begun her writing career at that age; she wasn’t even “Laura Ingalls Wilder,” for that matter. Rather she would have been known as “Laura,” “Bess,” “Bessie,” or “Mrs. A. J. Wilder” to friends, neighbors, and acquaintances. 28

Laura Ingalls Wilder was the pen name she began to use when she started writing magazine articles and books

Her first professional writing consisted of articles for farm newspapers, mainly for the Missouri Ruralist, which she contributed to from 1911 to 1924. Leer más «Carl Mays threw his last big-league pitch in 1929 at the age of thirty?seven»