What Happened in Apr 1895
Oscar Wilde Brings Libel Charges Against the Marquess of Queensberry
At the Albemarle Club where Wilde dined, Queensberry left his calling card complete with misspelling of the libelous word: "To Oscar Wilde, posing... Read more
Oscar Wilde is Prosecuted on Charges of 'Gross Indecency'
The love that dare not speak its name" in this century is such a great affection of an elder for a younger man as there was between David and... Read more
Harper's Weekly Carries A Story On The World Transportation Commission's Visit To Ceylon
On April 27, 1895, the popular periodical Harper's Weekly carried a story on the World Transportation Commission's visit to Ceylon, now called Sri... Read more