A label for Poet Brand applesauce featuring Whitman’s image. It was sold in New Jersey starting in the 1930s. Credit via The Grolier Club. (From Jennifer Schuessler, “On Walt Whitman’s Big Birthday, 10 Glorious Relics,” NYTimes, 5-30-19).
I live in Texas and devote much of my time to easel painting on an amateur basis. I stream a lot of music, mostly jazz, throughout the day, and watch Netflix and Prime Video for entertainment. I like to read and memorize poetry.