January 1960 - TELEVISION SETS AT SUPERMARKETS? A new kind of advertising in television is launched this week as New York independent station WNTA-TV (Channel 13) begins “Daywatch.” Broadcast from 9am to 6pm, Daywatch is a mix of background music with scrolled news, weather, time, household and beauty bits. Some 200 television sets have been installed at supermarkets around the metropolitan area, all tuned to channel 13 in the hopes that those waiting on line . . . .
The old town of Corfu has roots in the 8th century BC. The three forts of the town, designed by renowned Venetian engineers, were used for four centuries to defend the maritime trading interests of the Republic of Venice against the Ottoman Empire. The mainly neoclassical housing stock of the Old Town is partly from the Venetian period, partly of later construction, notably the 19th century. whc.unesco.org/...Afionas old town on Corfu by Willem Verboom on 500px