August 10 Saint of the Day – Lawrence of Rome

On this day in 1948, Candid Camera made its television debut after being on radio for a year as Candid Microphone. Both of these incarnations were infinitely more popular than the prior newspaper column, Candid Typesetter. Lawrence of Rome (d. 258) was born in Spain (in Huesca or otherwhere), where he met the then-future Pope… Continue reading August 10 Saint of the Day – Lawrence of Rome