Laughter in the Refectory: The Wright Brothers

In reading about the Wright Brothers in Tom Crouch’s The Bishop’s Boys we are learning a lot about the early life of Wilbur and Orville.  Who knew they were at one time journalists?

After covering the 1891 campaign of Fire Alarm Joe Foraker, two term governor of Ohio, Orville opined after hearing him speak:  “If he is an honest man he ought to sue his face.”

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