June 23, 1611: The mutinous crew of Henry Hudson’s fourth voyage sets Hudson and his loyal crew members adrift in an open boat in what is now Hudson Bay; they are never seen again.
Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Frank J. Ready, designer), Memorial to Henry Hudson: The Arrival of the Halve Maen, 1609, 1908. Leaded glass. New-York Historical Society, Gift of the Society of the Daughters of Holland Dames of New York, 1908.40
Illustrator & Artist:
Donald T. McCullough
Meanwhile somewhere else at the Bali zoo a pangolin carries its baby in its enclosure. The pangolin baby was born on May 31.
Picture: AP Photo/Firdia Lisnawati
Snake - illustration - Marie Chapuis
Illustrations by Queens, New York based artist Jardley Jean-Louis:
Edgar Ende (German, 1901-1965), Die Brennende Fahne, 1934, oil on canvas, private collection
Father of fantasy author Michael Ende (The Never Ending Story)