Mark Pennell sits at the helm of his time machine.Mark's Almanac is a 90-second time travel that highlights the world's history from the very serious to the sometimes sublime.
Mark's Almanac for January 17, 2019
On this date in 1929, one of the most famous cartoon characters of all-time made his debut. And in 1943, a "tin can drive" took place to help with a major U.S. event. Find out the details on today's Mark's Almanac.