Corn Moon, harvesting corn, cornbread

This is an archived issue of our Almanac.com Companion email newsletter.

Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, September 6, 2017

corn harvest

Through sunny days and yellow weeks,
With clouds that melt in tears,
The glory of the harvest speaks
In all the silken ears
.
–J. Hazard Hartzell (1830–90)

 

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