Beyond the historic Mark Twain downtown, Hannibal, Missouri, is a town with holes in its socks. Yet, MT himself might recognize his boyhood home in its very ordinariness. Colorful and historic, Hannibal is worth a visit.
Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little coner of the earth all one’s lifetime.–Mark Twain Yesterday, the first volume of Samuel Clemens’s autobiography was released, 100 years […]