Slavery in York County existed until 1847 when the last one died in Hanover. Slaves born after 1780 received gradual emancipation; those born before then did not. Clipping is from the March 30, 1811, York Recorder (courtesy of June Lloyd).
The Chartres Cathedral Labyrinth, built in the 13th Century, is perhaps the best known surviving medieval labyrinth. It is a tool for contemplation and meditation, the Christian mandala representing spiritual growth and eventual union.