OLAF FUB SEZ: Abraham Lincoln, who was born on this day in 1809 and was assassinated in 1865, gave this advice: "Quarrel not at all. No man resolved to make the most of himself can spare time for personal contention. Still less can he afford to take all the consequences, including the vitiating of his temper and loss of self-control." . . .
ON THIS DAY -- In 1733, English colonists led by James Oglethorpe founded Savannah, Ga. . . . In 1870, women in the Utah Territory gained the right to vote. . . . In 1892, President Lincoln's birthday was declared a national holiday. . . . In 1909, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People was founded. . . . In 1915, the cornerstone for the Lincoln Memorial was laid in Washington, D.C. . . .
ALZHEIMER' MEETING -- Mary Ellen Walsh, executive director of the Amherst Center for Senior Services, sent word that an Alzheimer's Support Group meeting for people caring for those with the disease will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Adult Day Care Services quarters in the center at 370 John James Audubon Parkway. For information, call 636-3050. . . .
And No Cavities
My wife says I have
a good set of teeth.
Maybe, but they wobble
some when I eat.
I must admit that they
are somewhat bright.
And they are like stars,
they come out at night.
-- Walter S. Slon
WHERE ARE YOU? -- The Miss Buffalo Scholarship Program is seeking to contact women who have held the Miss Buffalo title for a reunion to be held during the Miss Buffalo 2001 Scholarship Pageant at 3 p.m. Sunday in Rockwell Hall at Buffalo State College, 1300 Elmwood Ave.
Organizers have not been able to contact five women who have held the title since 1980: Denise Margaret Daniels (1980), Patricia Latini (1982 and 1984), Carol McCaa (1983), Jill Privateer (1985) and Kathleen Marie Kelley (1987).
Anyone with information about them or about women who held the title prior to 1980 are asked to call Joanne Smith at 645-9625. . . .
LENTEN FISH FRIES -- Starting March 2, fish fries will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. every Friday through April 6 in St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, 81 Burke Drive. Ronald Sutton, chairman, said the meals will cost adults $6 and children $3. Desserts will be 50 cents. Takeouts can be ordered by calling 836-0220. . . .
FRY 'N' RYE -- The Ellwood Fire Company's Ladies Auxiliary, 1000 Englewood Ave., Town of Tonawanda, will hold its annual fish fry from 4 to 7 p.m. March 2. The adult ticket tab is $6.50 and includes the fish, rye bread, potato salad, coleslaw, homemade desserts and coffee or tea. Pizza will be available for children, according to Joy Sarkisian, chairwoman. . . .
ORIGINAL ART and photography by East Aurora artists can be seen and purchased at the East Aurora Art Society's spring small painting show March 3 to 31.
An opening reception will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. March 3 in East Aurora Public Library, 500 Main St., according to Dorothy Rosche, president of the society. For details, call 652-4440. . . .
HAPPY BIRTHDAY -- Krystal Safe, Jamie Panek, Suzan Benzel, Donna Chrzanowski, Michael Agro, Monsignor William G. Stanton, Paul Held, Helen Golonka, Daniel J. Victor, Mark Lickfeld, Donna Forsyth, Theresa Newberry, Jack Smith, Paul Held, Don Richter, the Rev. James O'Connor, Bella Rose LaMartina, Drew Cannizzaro, Charlie Poloncarz, Matthew Stelmach, Anita Monique Davenport, Monique Nana Thornton, William Carrington Bland Jr., Joey Kawczynski.